Licensing & Street Trading

The council regulates and control many activities within the borough through licensing procedures. This includes the operation of certain kinds of trades and businesses, use of premises and many activities on the highway.

Contact details for the section that deals with each particular type of license are given on each page listed on the left-hand side of this page.


The Open Championship 2014 : Information for Private Hire and Hackney Carriage Drivers

Wirral Council’s Licensing Section has prepared an information leaflet targeted at Private Hire Drivers, Operators, and Hackney Carriage Drivers who may visit Hoylake during the Open Championship 2014.

The information has been produced in order to provide drivers and operators all the information they need in order to play their role in what is hoped will be a successful Open Championship for Wirral.