Category Archives: Premises Licences

What happens if I breach my Premises Licence Conditions?

What happens if I breach my Premises Licence Conditions?

When a Premises Licence or Club Premises Certificate is granted offences can be committed if the premises are operated outside the licensable activities granted.  Examples would include selling alcohol outside the hours stated on the Premises Licence or breach of any condition stated on the Licence. There are...
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What is a Late Night Levy?

What is a Late Night Levy?

A Licensing Authority can introduce a Late Night Levy if it considers it is 'appropriate' to raise revenue in relation to the costs of policing crime and disorder related to the sale and supply of alcohol in a specified area between midnight and 6 am. The Licensing Authority (Council) can specify...
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What is a Review of a Premises Licence?

What is a Review of a Premises Licence? A Review of a Premises Licence or Club Premises Certificate is an important but little known part of the Licensing Act 2003.  Any licensed premises operating in a way which does not promote the licensing objectives can be brought to the attention of the Licensing Authority...
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