This section looks at the specifics for off-licence renewal applications. This includes:

General suitability

  • Check the licensee's trading history. Have there been any complaints?
  • Have any inspections resulted in verbal or written warnings?
  • Have there been any breaches of licence conditions, undertakings or the Act?
  • Have there been any noise or nuisance complaints to local authority during past trading?
  • Check if the applicant has complied with requirements for the display and promotion of alcohol
  • Check that the applicant continues to qualify for the licence endorsement as an auctioneer if applicable (s.126)

Who does this?

Licensing Inspector. Police.