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Personal Licences Renewal

Personal Licences Renewal Anyone with Personal Licences expiring on or after 1st April 2015 will now not need to apply for Renewal, the Home Office has now confirmed (27th March 2015) under the new Deregulation Act 2015. The announcement brings to an end a year of uncertainty as to whether any Personal Licences would need to be...
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British Institute of Innkeeping Awarding Body – Award in Responsible Alcohol Retailing

British Institute of Innkeeping Awarding Body - Award in Responsible Alcohol Retailing Hills Licensing is a recognised centre to deliver approved British Institute of Innkeeping Awarding Body (BIIAB) qualifications including the Level 1 Award in Responsible Alcohol Retailing (ARAR).  The qualification enables candidates to: ·         Understand the basics of licensing law ·         Recognise their responsibilities as a retailer...
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Children in Licensed Premises

Children in Licensed Premises The old legal requirement for a Childrens Certificate in pub houses has been replaced by a completely different system under the Licensing Act 2003.  It is now at the publican’s discretion as to whether he permits children in his pub or to ban them entirely. There are now two main points to note...
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Licensed Special Events, British Summertime and Trading Hours

Licensed Special Events, British Summertime and Trading Hours Many Premises Licences issued under the Licensing Act 2003 have special conditions for days such as St Patrick’s Day, New Year’s Eve and Bank Holidays.  However, there are many other local annual or biannual events that may not feature on your Licence such as local and national carnival...
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