Please tell us the trading name and full address of the premises for which the permission is required
Please tell us the full name and address of each applicant
Please tell us how many tables or other items you wish to use (e.g. planters, boundary markers etc.)
Please tell us the size of the area on which you wish to place the items
Please tell us the specific part of the premises you intend to place the items e.g. front of premises, side of building etc.
Please tell us which days, and times each day, you wish to place the items on the Highway
Please tell us if you are licensed to sell alcohol from these premises
The Council has to notify any "affected frontagers" of this application


Please use the upload facility to attach

1. an illustration/photo of the type, colour and dimensions of the furniture; and
2. a site plan indicating the dimensions of the area of highway upon which we wish to place the above furniture (all plans should be drawn to scale).

Alternatively you may submit these separately by email to with the subject “Information in support of Tables and Chairs Application by [your name]"..

Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png.


The Licensing Authority does not consider any planning permissions in issuing these permits as Licensing and Planning are two separate regimes. To place the tables and chairs legally on the highway, you should have both these permissions in place. Further information about planning permissions can be found at

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