Caravan and camping site licences

Apply for a licence

To run a caravan and camping site you need a licence from us, to apply please click on the link below. You can apply for a licence online at GOV.UK:

Licence requirements

  • The application must be entitled to use the land as a caravan site
  • Licences will not be issued to applicants who have had a site licence revoked within three years of the current application

Conditions may be attached to a licence to cover any of the following:

  • restricting when caravans can be on the site for human habitation or restricting the number of caravans that can be on the site at any one time
  • controlling the types of caravans on the site
  • controlling the positioning of the caravans or regulating the use of other structures and vehicles including tents
  • to ensure steps are taken enhance the land, including planting/replanting bushes and trees
  • fire safety and fire fighting controls
  • to ensure that sanitary and other facilities, services and equipment are supplied and maintained