Category Archives: Licensing updates.

JG & Partners, October Licensing update.

October Licensing update. Following England’s convincing 3rd win on Saturday they will now be progressing into the quarterfinals of the Rugby World Cup, although their next game against France will determine who will top the group. Wales also look in a very strong position to qualify and depending on results could face England in the… Read More »

JG&P, September Licensing Update

September Licensing Update Councillors’ handbook  The Local Government Association has now issued a useful handbook designed for Councillors dealing with applications under the Licensing Act 2003. The handbook includes helpful sections on conducting hearings, the roles of responsible authorities and the conduct of those members of the Committee. Read more here Brent Statement of Licensing Policy… Read More »

JG & Partners, August Latest Licensing Changes

  JG & Partners, August Latest Licensing Changes Welcome to our August Update The Purple Guide and Website Updated  The Purple Guide provides useful advice when running events for the public and has been recently refreshed and updated. Produced on a non-Profit basis by the Events Industry Forum (EIF) it is of particular use to… Read More »

JG&P, June Licensing Updates

As you read this we will have just experienced the ‘Super Saturday’ blockbuster day of sport with an estimated two million extra pints being sold. We hope some of them may have been yours! Less satisfactory for those with Scottish premises is that last Friday saw the deadline for submission of Scottish personal licence renewals… Read More »

JG&P, Monthly update on Licensing Changes in the UK

Monthly update on Licensing Changes in the UK Newsletter We are seeing increased levels of activity in relation to immigration and the right to work. This is an area where over recent years there has been the introduction of provisions under the umbrella of licensing, so please do ensure that everyone who is employed in… Read More »

JG&P, Latest Licensing News, Home Secretary Announces new Skills-based immigration system, National Minimum Wage, strategy to reduce Gambling Harms, New licensing application forms – Licensing Act 2003

Home Secretary Announces new Skills-based immigration system Posted: 21 Dec 2018 08:00 AM PST The long awaited publication of the Governments future (post Brexit) immigration plan has now been announced after several delays. The White Paper proposals will, in line with the recommendations made by the Migration Advisory Committee; remove the annual cap on the… Read More »

JG&P, December Licensing Update and News

Welcome to our December Licensing Update   Battling Illegal Gaming on Premises – review your policies now  This article gives a summary of a recent disappointing operation carried out by the Gambling Commission at pubs and bars with gaming machines. Read more here Premises Licence Holders! Checking your Annual Fee Invoice could save you Money! … Read More »

JG&P, November licensing update

  Welcome to our November licensing update Christmas will soon be on us; time to remember any possible requirement for festive Temporary Event Notices as mentioned below. This week has seen the release of both the latest Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners directories. For us lawyers these are like appearing in a list of… Read More »

JG&P, October Licensing Update

Welcome to our October Licensing Update As usual this contains items posted to our website over the past month. In a rather unusual instruction for us we have been consulted by a television company to provide licensing advice on a long running soap opera to ensure that their upcoming story lines are accurate. We can’t… Read More »