Latest Licensing News

Government decides not to introduce locally set fees


Following a public consultation process last year, the Government has announced that it has decided not to introduce locally-set licensing fees at the present time. In addition, a universal date for the payment date will not be introduced...


27 February 2015 - 14:09 | Read Full Article

Police licensing officer calls for better training


A police licensing officer has called for the introduction of a national framework for training in licensing...


18 February 2015 - 8:07 | Read Full Article

230 music copyright breaches in 2013-2014


In 2013-14 music licensing body PPL took over 200 cases of copyright infringement to the High Court...


18 February 2015 - 7:52 | Read Full Article

Camden starts LNL consultation


Camden has launched a consultation into a late-night levy in the borough...


18 February 2015 - 7:43 | Read Full Article

Government confirms no change to drink driving limit in England


After the Scottish Government reduced the alcohol limit for drivers from 80 milligrams of alcohol per 100 mililitres of blood to 50 milligrams last year, the Government has confirmed that there are no plans for England to follow in the footsteps of Scotland...


04 February 2015 - 13:47 | Read Full Article

Lincolnshire nightclub in cumulative impact zone wins appeal to extend licence


A nightclub in Lincolnshire has been granted a 6am licence after winning an appeal to extend its licence despite its location in a cumulative impact zone...


04 February 2015 - 13:46 | Read Full Article