The Licensing Act
of 2003 transfers the responsibility for licensing to local authorities,
and introduces a requirement for a Premises Licence (in addition to
a personal licence).
The act has 4 fundamental objectives: prevention of crime and disorder,
promotion of public safety, prevention of public nuisance & protection
of children from harm.
From 24th November 2005 all premises serving alcohol, offering late
night hot food, or providing regulated entertainment will require a
All applications must include a premise plan at 1:100 including certain
stipulated information including:
Perimeter, rooms, kitchens & public conveniences.
Entry & exit points, also of escape routes.
Area for each licensable activity, including areas for the consumption
Location and height of any stage or raised area, steps, stairs, lifts
Fixed structures including fixed furniture. and CCTV Cameras.
Location and type of any fire safety equipment and other safety equipment.
C.N.A Risk Management can arrange for all types of Plans of your premises
to Client services