Section 50 Licensing (Scotland) Act 2005

Under Section 50 of the Licensing (Scotland) Act a Building Standards Certificate is required to support an application for a license to permit the sale or use of alcohol. This certificate will indicate the status of any works carried out to a property under a Building Warrant and whether completion of these works either temporary or full has been granted. This information assists the Licensing Board in determining the license application.

The application fee for a Section 50 certificate is £200.00

Section 50 Application

Section 89 Civic Government (Scotland) Act 1982

Under Section 89 of the Civic Government (Scotland) Act local authority approval is required to permit the use of a raised structure for standing or seated accommodation. A raised structure is a platform, stand, staging or other similar structure and Building Standards will inspect to determine that the structure is safe, secure and has sufficient provision for means of escape during a fire or other emergency.

The application fee for a Section 89 certificate is £286.00

Section 89 application

Pay online

You can pay the above applications online quickly and simply using the Council's website.

Payment of fees

Please ensure that you fill out the reference field (e.g. address of building warrant application), a valid debit or credit card and if you have an email account your email address to allow us to send your receipt.