You will need a licence if you keep horses and plan to hire them out for riding or lessons. You'll need to pay a non-refundable fee of £126.50 to apply and a further £198 if the licence is granted. You'll also be responsible for any vets fees. As part of your application you'll need to submit copies of the following: plan of the premises operating procedures insurance policy risk assessments (including fire) qualification and training records infection control procedure You'll need to return your form and supporting documents to email@example.com. You can also email the team if you have any questions before applying. To pay the application fee you can: call 01227 862 427 to make a phone payment send a cheque made payable to Canterbury City Council Apply for a horse riding licence Licences are valid for one to three years, based on a risk rating we award each licence holder.