Policies / corporate documents

  • Statement of Licensing Policy

    Section 5 of the Licensing Act requires the licensing authority to prepare and publish a statement of its licensing policy. The authority must review its policy every five years and consult on any changes. You can view and download a copy of our current policy by clicking on the icon on the right.

  • Licensing Policy for Sex Establishments

    The Council has prepared a policy for the regulation of sex establishments following consultation with a range of individuals and organisations. The Policy was formally adopted by the Council on 1st September 2014 and reviewed in December 2019. It can be viewed or downloaded from this page.

  • Enforcement and Regulation

    The Council has an approved Enforcement Policy in place which explains how the authority will deal with contraventions of licensing laws and other offences.