This is the Licensing section of Ashford Borough Council’s website. On these pages you can apply to licence various businesses and activities that are administered by the council.
If you’re looking to host an event, you can apply for a Temporary Event Notice. You can also use this section to find out how to hire display areas in Ashford or Tenterden town centres.
Street traders, including food mobiles and market stall traders can apply for vacant pitches in the borough.
We also provide licensing for the following:
- Skin piercing;
- Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs);
- Caravan campsites;
- Sexual entertainment venues;
- Scrap metal dealers.
You can also view the licences that we have recently issued.