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Window cleaner's licence

Apply and pay for a window cleaner's licence.

To work as a window cleaner in East Renfrewshire, you need a licence from the local authority.

Regulation summary

Civic Government (Scotland) Act 1982


Business/owner fees:

  • £175 for 1 year
  • £332 for 2 years
  • £472 for 3 years

Employee fees:

  • £92 for 1 year
  • £175 for 2 years
  • £248 for 3 years

It costs £40 to change a window cleaner's licence.

There's no cost to cancel a window cleaner's licence.

Application forms

Please phone 0141 577 4684 if you no longer wish to hold your licence.

What happens next?

Your application will be processed. If you don't hear from us within a reasonable period, phone 0141 577 4684.

If your application is refused

If your licence is refused you can appeal to the Sheriff by writing to:

Paisley Sheriff court
St. James St

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