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Street Trading Consent

Consents for street trading apply to all streets in the Borough of Gosport.


Charges:

 

The cost of a street trader’s license is set out in our annual Fees and Charges and range from a Daily Consent Charge to Annual Consent Charge depending on location and the goods sold.  To view the charges, click here.


Ways To Pay:

 

By telephone using a credit or debit card; by cheque or postal order; in person at the address shown on the contact EHS page.


FAQ's:

  • Who can give me permission to trade on the street outside of the Borough?

        The Local Authority in whose district the street is located

  • In which streets can trading take place in the Borough?

        In Gosport we have resolved to adopt the “consent street” status for all

        streets the Borough to regulate trading activities.

  • A “consent street” means a street in which street trading is prohibited without the consent of the Council.
    "Street" includes any forecourts, roads, footways or other areas adjacent to such streets for a distance of 100 metres and which the public have access without payment.
  • I hold a pedlars certificate from the Police - do I need street trading consent?
    Pedlars certificates are issued by the Police and are valid for other areas in the county.

 

How to get more information:


Officers from the Licensing Team are available at the Town Hall 9am - 5pm, Monday to Friday.


If you are considering applying for a Street Trading Consent and consider that your application will comply with our policy (available at the bottom of the page as a related document) then please contact a Licensing Officer to discuss how you can take the matter further.


If you wish to report a problem or a complaint, please contact us.  Our contact details can be found at www.gosport.gov.uk/sections/environment/environmental-health/contact-ehs.


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