Licensing

Alcohol - Pubs, Restaurants, Off Sales, Occasional Licences, Personal Licences etc

Taxis - Operators and Drivers

Civic - Street Traders, Late Hours Catering, Second Hand Dealer, Public Processions, Fairs etc

Gambling - Betting Shops, Gaming Machines, Raffles, Bingo etc

The Licensing Section is responsible for the day-to-day administration of various licensing schemes. These fall into two main categories:

  • Civic and miscellaneous licences and permits granted by Inverclyde Council
  • Liquor and Gaming licences and permits granted by Inverclyde Licensing Board

Other types of licences are dealt with by Safer & Inclusive Communites.  These include licences and registrations for the sale and storage of explosives, fireworks, petroleum, animal welfare premises (including animal boarding establishments such as kennels and catteries, dog breeders, horse riding establishments, pet shops and dangerous wild animals).

Page last updated: 29 November 2016