warning sign Our Customer Service phone lines will be closed on Good Friday (15 April) and Bank Holiday Monday (18 April). During these times you can still use all our online services.

You can also contact the emergency council housing repairs service on 0800 018 6050 and make payments using our 24 hour automated service on 0345 370 6070  ×


We are responsible for issuing and enforcing a wide range of licences and registrations. For more information, click on the links below.

Licences issued by other bodies

There are a number of types of licence and registration that we do not deal with. More details of these can be seen by clicking on the heading below.

Our licensing policies

We maintain a number of different licensing policies, which guide the exercise of our legal functions, and give information to current and future licence holders about what we expect of them and their businesses. The licensing policies we have adopted, in respect of specific licence types, include:

Contact us

You can contact the licensing team if you have any queries about whether you will need a licence for a certain activity, or to report any unlicensed activity or breaches of licences that you may have witnessed.

Email: licensing@dacorum.gov.uk
Telephone: 01442 228000 and ask for Licensing 
Post: Licensing, Dacorum Borough Council, The Forum, Marlowes, Hemel Hempstead, HP1 1DN