Information and guidance related to licensing.
LGA guidance and support
Approaches to managing licensing and related issues during the COVID-19 pandemic
This publication provides a summary of issues councils’ licensing teams and others have raised with the LGA, outlining how these could be managed based on a set of key principles and examples of what councils have already advised us they are doing in response.
LGA Remote Council Meetings Hub
Our Remote Council Meetings Hub is a central pool of information, advice and guidance from our partners across the sector.
Official Government information
Kit Malthouse MP has written to chairs of licensing committees asking them to consider a pragmatic and flexible approach to licensing issues during the outbreak.
Other useful information
The Institute of Licensing (IoL) has published a protocol designed to assist licensing authorities in complying with their obligations and duties under the Licensing Act 2003 during the COVID-19 outbreak.