Published: 22 July 2020 by James Anderson
“The Business and Planning Act 2020 has today received Royal Assent and is now in force with immediate effect.
The Act has been enacted in an attempt to restart the British economy due to the Coronavirus pandemic and has introduced a range of new measures to help businesses to quickly adjust and adapt to the ‘new normal’.
The Act is similar to the draft Bill, but there are the following changes:
Pavement Licences – there must be regard to the needs of disabled people and reasonable provisions must be made for an outdoor ‘smoke-free’ area
Off Sales – these are limited to 2300 and existing conditions relating to external areas will continue to apply.
Please contact James Anderson on 0115 9538 500 for any queries.”
PA podcast: Home deliveries with licensing solicitor Suraj Desor
Home deliveries and their licensing requirements
September legal round-up on off-sales and changes to temporary event notices (TEN) allowance
TENs increased for 2022 and 2023 and off-sales relaxation to continue until September 2022
Westminster approves amendment Licensing Policy to introduce alcohol delivery policy changes
The changes take effect from October 2021
Can’t find what you’re looking for?