Under the Licensing Act of 2003 South Gloucestershire Council became the authority for both alcohol and entertainment licensing.
Clubs defined in the Licensing Act 2003 as 'qualifying clubs' require a club premises certificate.
Premises selling hot food and hot drinks between the hours of 11.00 pm and 5.00 am the next day need to hold a premises licence.
Guidance for section 182 of the Licensing Act 2003
This type of licence is required to sell alcohol and is required in addition to a premises licence.
A premises licence will be required for the use of any premises, involved in the sale of alcohol.
Local people and businesses can comment on licence applications
A temporary event notice replaces the current 'occasional' permissions granted for alcohol and entertainment licences.