Licensing

Our Licensing Service is responsible for regulating and licensing a wide range of activities including :

  • Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Vehicles, Driver & Operators 
  • Personal and Premises licenses,
  • Sex Shops,
  • Street Collections,
  • Lotteries and Raffles and
  • Scrap Metal.
     

Please follow the links for more information and application forms

Our fees and charges are below

Our contact details

Licensing Service
Hanley Town Hall
Albion Street
Hanley
Stoke-on-Trent
ST1 1XP

Licensing will be closed for Christmas from Saturday 24th December 2016 and we will re-open on Tuesday 3rd January 2017. (Cromer Road MOT Centre will be closed from 12:00 on 24th December)

Accidents forms can be emailed to hcp.licensing@stoke.gov.uk.

Tel: 01782 232774 (Call Centre open 8am to 8pm Monday to Friday and 9am to 1pm on Saturday)
Email: hcp.licensing@stoke.gov.uk (customers can e-mail 24 hours a day)

Normal Opening times

Appointments Only:

  • Monday 9am until 4.45pm 
  • Tuesday 9am until 4.45pm
  • Wednesday 9am until 4.45pm 
  • Thursday 9am until 4.45pm
  • Friday 9am until 4.15pm
  • Saturday - CLOSED
  • Sunday - CLOSED


Please note: now that the new City Centre bus station is open, John Street car park, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent is the car park nearest to Licensing Services.

For car parking information please follow this link

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