The council has introduced additional licensing, which applies to certain Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs) not already covered by mandatory HMO licensing, this will come into effect from 1st October 2018.
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On 1st October 2018 the law on Animal Licensing changed. Previously animal licensing was covered by numerous pieces of legislation, under these new changes they will now be condensed into 4, as follows:
Applications for licences are listed below:
The Licensing Act 2003 recognises that volunteer and social clubs give rise to different issues for licensing law than commercially run premises selling direct to the public.
The licensing service has specialist enforcement officers whose job it is to enforce the licences issued by the council.
The statement of licensing policy aims to secure public safety, protect children from harm, prevent public nuisance and prevent crime and disorder whilst encouraging a sustainable leisure and entertainment industry.
The council has responsibility for licences, permits and registrations for a wide variety of activities in Doncaster.
Follow the links below for details of the licensing service and and a-z of licences and registrations we issue
If you're a landlord or property managing agent who lets houses in multiple occupation (HMOs), you may need to apply for a licence.