Licensing Act 2003 Pages
Legislation Very Important
The Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (No. 2) (England) Regulations 2020 (SI 2020 No. 684) require the continued closure of businesses as listed, to protect against the risks to public health from coronavirus. To see the related Government advice go to Gov.UK.
Opening Certain Businesses and Venues on 4 July 2020
The Prime Minister announced further relaxation of the restrictions which come into effect from the 4 July 2020. This means businesses such as Pubs, Restaurants, Hairdressers, Places of Worship, Cinemas, Community Centres, Museums and outdoor amusements can now open from the 4 July, so long as they take measures to prevent the spread of infection. However some premises must remain closed for example these include nightclubs, indoor play areas, beauty salons, tanning studios, skin piercing studios, swimming pools and conference centres. To see the related Government Guidance go to Gov.uk (External link)
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Business and Planning Bill 2019-2021
To see any updates on the progress of the Business and Planning Bill 2019-2021, as the proposals that may effect both pavement café provision and the off-sales of alcohol go to Parliament.