Street trading

You need this licence if you want to trade in the street.

Street is legally defined as:

  • road
  • footway
  • beach
  • other area the public access without payment
apply for a street trading licence on the Gov.UK website

If you have not heard from us by the end of the 42 day completion date you will be able to carry on as though your application has been granted. If your application is refused you can contact us to discuss your case.

You must be over 17 years of age to hold a licence.


Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1982

licensing team
Licensing, Town Hall, Walliscote Grove Road, Weston-super-Mare, BS23 1UJ

01934 426 800

Last reviewed: Monday 15 February 2016