LICENSING PLANS

All applications for a Premises Licence under section 17 of the Licensing Act 2003 (the Act) and a Club Premises Certificate (section 71) must be accompanied by a plan of the premises to which the application relates.

This plan will usually be produced to standard scale of 1:100 and will show:

the extent of the building
the location of points of access to and exit from the premises;
the location of escape routes from the premises;
in a case where the premises is to be used for more than one licensable activity, the area within the premises used for each activity;
in a case where a licensable activity relates to the supply of alcohol, the location or locations on the premises which are to be used for the consumption of alcohol;
fixed structures (including furniture) or similar objects temporarily in a fixed location (but not furniture) which may affect the ability of individuals on the premises to use exits or escape routes;
in a case where the premises include a stage or raised area, the location and height of each stage or area relative to the floor;
the location of any steps, stairs, elevators or lifts;
the location of any room containing public conveniences;
the location and type of any fire safety and other safety equipment;
the location of a kitchen, if any, on the premises.