This Statement of Licensing Policy is required under the provisions of Section 5 of the Licensing Act 2003 and was formally adopted by the council on 15 October 2015.
The Licensing Act 2003 has established a single integrated scheme for licensing premises which are used for the retail or supply of alcohol, to provide regulated entertainment or to provide late night refreshment.
The Statement of Licensing Policy lays out the basis on which decisions will be made. This policy also sets the principles the licensing authority proposes to apply when exercising their functions under the Licensing Act 2003. Furthermore It must reflect the local balance between the commercial interests of the licensed trade and the communities they serve and affect.
This current Statement of Licensing Policy as adopted by the council is subject to review every 5 years under the Licensing Act 2003 as amended by the Police and Social Responsibility Act 2011.
You can view or download the Statement of Licensing Policy 2015 - 2020.
For further information regarding the Statement of Licensing Policy please contact the licensing department using the details below:
Erewash Borough Council
Call: 0115 9071113
Fax: 0115 9071121