Alcohol and Entertainment

Licensing Services

About licences

Alcohol and entertainment licenses are required for the sale or supply of alcohol, providing regulated entertainment or late night refreshment. You can only carry out these activities under some or all of the licences below.

Business closures

Some premises have been closed by the government in order to reduce the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) . For the current closures and an explanation as to which businesses can reopen on 4 July.

For businesses that are able to open, the government has issued the below guidance. This document sets out guidance on how to open workplaces safely while minimising the risk of spreading COVID-19. It gives practical considerations of how this can be applied in the workplace. Each business will need to translate this into the specific actions it needs to take, depending on the nature of their business, including the size and type of business, how it is organised, operated, managed and regulated. They will also need to monitor these measures to make sure they continue to protect customers and workers.

COVID-19 secure guidance for employers, employees and the self-employed