Service Station forecourts - is your forecourt covered under the Licensing Act 2003?

    View Author November 2009

    WHAT DOES THE LICENSING ACT COVER?

    Under the 2003 Act, which came into force in 2005, the following activities must be authorised by a Premises Licence (or Temporary Event Notice for one-off events):

    • The sale of alcohol;

    • The provision of late night refreshment; and/or

    • The provision of regulated entertainment.