Licencing Officer

02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
EH Practitioner
Contract Type
Part Time

Our client in Surrey is recruiting for a Officer on a part time basis.

Overall Purpose of Job

  • To assist in the administration and promote compliance of duties in respect of various licensing services, including those provisions under the Licensing Act 2003, Gambling Act 2005, Private Hire & Hackney Carriage legislation, Scrap Metal Dealers etc.
  • To assist the Licensing Team Leader in providing efficient Licensing administration and compliance provisions in respect of the various areas of licensing, including:
  1. the Licensing Act
  2. the Gambling Act
  3. Private Hire/Hackney Carriage licensing
  4. Motor Salvage and Scrap Metal Registration
  5. House to House and Street Collections etc

Key Roles, Tasks and Responsibilities

  1. To assist in the processing, determination, issue, maintenance and compliance of applications and licences issued under the Licensing Act 2003, Gambling Act 2005, Private Hire/Hackney

Carriage legislation and other forms of licenses and registrations issued by the Council.

  • To deal with day to day enquiries received by the Licensing Authority.
  • To provide advice and guidance to ensure compliance with appropriate legislation and application procedures.
  • To assist the Licensing Team Leader in the preparation and presentation of reports to relevant


  • To assist the Licensing Team Leader in ensuring that the Licensing Authorities policies, procedures, leaflets and other documentation are updated as required.
  • To maintain a specialist knowledge of Licensing legislation.
  • To co-operate and liaise with partnership agencies, local authorities and responsible authorities on licensing and compliance matters.
  • To assist in ensuring that the divisional website is updated as required.
  • To maintain computerised and manual licensing systems to ensure continued effectiveness in relation to systems thinking principles.

To register your interest please email or call us on 020 8732 5450. 

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