Caravans and camping sites

Caravan site licences are required under the Caravan Sites and Control of Development Act 1960 for land on which caravans are stationed for the purposes of human habitation.

Licences cover the internal arrangements of the facilities and site. However, no licence can be granted without the appropriate planning permission.

The Health and Safety team inspect caravan and camping sites to ensure legal compliance. To contact them email or call 0161 474 4181.

Apply for a licence

To apply for a licence for a caravans and camping sites, please contact the Licensing team at
or call 0161 474 4181.