Licensing Defence Barristers Guides are a range of free helpful guides to help premises licence holders with the everyday running of their licensed venues. Topics range from preventing underage sales, immigration matters and premises licence conditions.
General Licensing Guides
The Licensing Objectives
Read about the four licensing objectives and how to promote them.
A guide to help you prevent cuasing a public nuisance from your venue.
Avoid Immigration Offences
A guide to help licensees avoid immigration offences in their licensed premises.
Preventing Underage Sales
A guide to help premises licence holders avoid underage sale of alcohol.
A guide to make sure you know all you need to about premises licence conditions.
A guide to help you understand licence objections and how to avoid them.
A guide to help you understand minor variation applications.
A guide to help you recognise the signs of drunkeness and not to serve drunks.
A guide to help you understand what the plan accompanying an application should look like.
A guide to help you understand when entertainment does not need a licence.
Temporary Events Notices
TENs: Quick Guide
A guide to help you understand Temporary Event Notices and TEN limits.
A guide to help you understand procedures and your rights.