How does the process work/what are the steps?
New applicants need to fill out a number of forms and comply with requirements to pay fees and notify the Police. Issues relating to review or suspension of the licence are usually dealt with before the local licensing committee with appeals taking place in the Magistrates Court.
How long does it take?
An application for a premises licence will take several weeks to be heard by the local licensing committee. Other procedures vary depending upon the circumstances.