We currently operate two Selective licensing schemes in Doncaster. One in Hexthorpe and one in a designated area of Edlington. If you rent out a property that is tenanted in those areas, you are likely to require a licence.
A club gaming permit allow for the provision of no more than three gaming machines (these may be from categories B3A, B4, C or D - see categories below).
Temporary Event Notice's can be used to authorise small scale events held in any premises, both indoor and outdoor.
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:
To rent out properties in Doncaster you may need a licence. The license you need will depend on the location, type, size and number of people living in the property.
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. You will need to licence your property by 1st January 2019 or you could face a civil penalty or prosecution
Applications for licences are listed below:
If you're a landlord or property managing agent who lets houses in multiple occupation (HMOs), you may need to apply for a licence. Due to the recent changes in national legislation and the introduction of additional licensing, we are experiencing some delays in the processing of applications. Your patience is appreciated.
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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.