Apply for a licence

Please use the below options to determine which sort of licence you need to apply for.
HMO Licence Check

Determines the type of HMO licence you require

Selective Licensing Area Checker

The Council has two Selective Licensing Schemes

Please check the maps below to find out if your property is in one of the two areas.

Maps and a list of the addresses for the 2019 Selective Licensing scheme can be obtained via the following link:Maps and Address List of Selective Licensing Areas (Commencing 1st April 2019)

Maps and a list of the addresses for the 2020 Selective Licensing scheme can be obtained via the following link: Maps and Address List of Selective Licensing Areas From 1 October 2020 until 30 September 2025

If you cannot find your property on these lists/maps, or are unsure please contact the Selective Licensing Team on 0151 691 8114 or email selectivelicensing@wirral.gov.uk

EACH SCHEME HAS A DIFFERENT SET OF FEES SO IT IS ESSENTIAL THAT YOU APPLY FOR THE RIGHT SCHEME IN ORDER TO BE CHARGED THE CORRECT AMOUNT

Landlord Accreditation

Landlord Accreditation is a free service

If you know which licence type you need to apply for, you can select it from the options below to apply online.
Selective Licensing
HMO Licensing
Landlord Accreditation Scheme