Licensing

Transfer a dry cleaning permit

If you are selling or buying a dry cleaning business, both sides involved must apply for a transfer of the dry cleaning permit.

Before you apply for a permit, you are strongly advised to read relevant parts of the Defra general guidance manual.

Fee

The following fees and charges apply:

  • full transfer: free 
  • partial transfer: £45.

Apply

You can download the transfer application form from ‘Useful documents’ below and email it to pollution@islington.gov.uk. We will contact you to take fee payment over the phone.

Alternatively, you can send the form and, if necessary, a cheque for the fee made payable to Islington Council to the Pollution team, 222 Upper Street, London N1 1XR.

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