How to apply
All new and renewed street café and stall licences are temporarily free of charge.
Before you apply, you must have:
- a plan or drawing showing the proposed layout
- proof of permission from adjoining properties, if you propose to extend beyond your frontage
- proof of Public Liability Insurance for a minimum of £5 million
We recommend that you read the Code of Practice.
To apply for a new café licence in Lincoln, use the City of Lincoln Council's application form.
To apply for a new non-food or drink-related stall in Lincoln, use our application form.
After you apply, you must display a site notice on your premises.
Renewals and other queries
To renew an existing licence issued by us, email [email protected].
To renew an existing licence in Lincoln, email [email protected].