As part of the fulfilment of the Government's 2001
manifesto commitments for the reform of licensing law, the Licensing Act 2003 received Royal Assent on 10 July 2003. This brings together in one statute the regulation of the use of premises for the licensable activities referred to above. The 2003 Act is in the process of being implemented.
Further information and access to documents concerning the Act can be accessed via the Licensing Act 2003
section of this website. The information available will be subject to regular updating as that process continues.