Massage and special treatment licence

Licence fees

All therapists working/operating in Newham must be registered.

The current licence fees for 1 April 2021 to 31 March 2022:

  • £679 for massage treatments (new and renewal)
  • £1088 for laser treatments (new and renewal)
  • £488 (new) and £408 (renewal) for all other treatments
  • £196 for shows and events (new and renewal).

The fee for each therapist registration is £53 (new) and £42 (renewal).

If you carry out more than one treatment, you pay a combination of the fees.

We may also charge a fee for making additions or changes to your licence known as a variation fee, which is £37.

Fees List - Special Treatment Licence 2021 - 2022 (PDF)

Please amend as follows:


You can pay by:

Sending a cheque made payable to London Borough of Newham with your application, to:

Massage and Special Treatments Team
Grassroots Community Resource Centre
Memorial Park
Memorial Avenue
West Ham
E15 3DB

or by credit/debit card on:  020 3373 1925, Monday to Friday from 9am – 5pm.