Normal services for pavement café licences have been suspended.
Types of premises requiring a pavement café licence
We issue licences to pavement cafés in Belfast.
A pavement café licence authorises a person who carries on a business involving the supply of food or drink (in or from premises) to furniture on a public area for use by customers. This includes cafes, restaurants, pubs, retail outlets providing refreshments, takeaways and supermarkets with a deli counter.
How much does a pavement café licence cost?
The cost of a pavement café licence depends on the type of licence that you need. These fees are non-refundable, even if your application is refused.
|Grant application fee
(The initial fee payable the first time you apply)
|Annual licence fee
(The annual licence fee payable after the first year)
(The fee payable if you have to make a change to your licence)
How do I apply for a pavement café licence?
We are not currently accepting applications for pavement cafés. We will update this page when this service becomes available.