Where to send licensing applications

All licensing applications (new, renewal or to vary a licence) should be returned to us at the address below and copies sent to the relevant 'responsible authorities'.

Police

North Yorkshire Police Headquarters
The Licensing Section
Fulford Road
York
YO10 4BY

Fire and Rescue Service

North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service
The Area Fire Safety Office
York Fire Station
Kent Street
York
YO10 4AH

Health and safety

The local enforcement agency for the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974. In most circumstances this will be:

City of York Council
Health and Safety Section
Hazel Court EcoDepot
James Street
York
YO10 3DS

For council owned properties:

Health and Safety Executive
Marshall's Mill
Marshall Street
Leeds
LS11 9YJ

Other council addresses

For the City of York Council Environmental Protection Unit and City of York Council Trading Standards:

Hazel Court EcoDepot
James Street
York
YO10 3DS

For the City of York Council Development Control and Corporate Support: Children's Services (Licences) as well as the Department of Public Health and Well-being:

West Offices
Station Rise
York
YO1 6GA

Boats and other vessels

For vessels, but no other premises, responsible authorities also include:

Environment Agency
Rivers House
21 Park Square South
Leeds
LS1 2QG

British Waterways Board
Fearns Wharf
Neptune Street
Leeds
LS9 8PB

Maritime and Coastguard Agency (Secretary of State for Transport)
Hull Marine Office
Crosskill House
Mill Lane
Beverley
HU17 9JB

Under the Water Resources Act 1991, section 221(1), you'll need to include the names of all the navigation authorities, that:

  • have statutory functions where the vessel is usually moored or berthed
  • cover any waters where the vessel may be navigated when it is used for licensable activities.

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