Representations, reviews, complaints and appeals

How to make representations for or against a licence application under the Licensing Act 2003.

How to deal with problems with premises licensed under the Licensing Act 2003.

How to appeal a decision of the Licensing Authority.

Comment on a licence application

You have the right to comment if a premises or club wants to apply for a new licence or vary an existing licence. Comment on a licence application.

Complain about a licensed premises

How to make a complaint about licensed premises such as a pub/bar, club, late-night takeaway or shop selling alcohol. Complain about a licensed premises.

Apply for a review of a licence

If you are having a problem with a licensed venue such as a pub/bar, club, late night takeaway or shop selling alcohol you can apply to review the licence. Apply for a review of a licence.

Appeal against a licensing decision

If you are dissatisfied with the outcome of a licensing hearing where you were the applicant or a party to the hearing (someone who raised a relevant representation), you can appeal through the courts against the decision of the Licensing Authority. Appeal against a licensing decision.

 

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