Late Night Levy

17 Feb 2015

Camden Council launches late night levy consultation

Camden Council has launched a consultation on introducing a Late Night Levy for premises selling alcohol between 00.00 and 06.00.The only proposed exemption is for premises open between the above hours on New Year’s Day (i.e. New Year&rsqu...

05 Dec 2014

Late Night Levy - Tameside say "Not at the moment... maybe later"

Plans to introduce a late night levy across Tameside were shelved at a meeting of the full Council this week.The proposal to apply a levy to premises retailing alcohol between 00:01hr and 06:00hr daily would have, it was initially thought, raise...

10 Nov 2014

Business Improvement Districts - and the Late Night Levy

As part of the town centre announcement in December 2013, a commitment was made by Department for Communities and Local Government for a review of Business Improvement Districts (BIDs). The review was undertaken during the spring and summer 2014 i...

29 Oct 2014

JDW innovative LNL approach 'rejected' in Newcastle

Following recent success in Nottingham (see "JDW innovative LNL approach 'approved'"), the Newcastle Licensing Committee have rejected  the innovative approach adopted by JD Wetherspoons (JDW) where a Late Night Levy (LNL) is about to come in...

02 Oct 2014

JDW innovative LNL approach 'approved'

We have previously commented on the innovative approach being adopted by Wetherspoons (JDW) where a Late Night Levy (LNL) is about to come into effect.Rather than reducing the hours to take premises outside the LNL supply period on what might pr...

18 Sep 2014

Southampton Late Night Levy - gets full council approval

The decision to adopt the Late Night Levy came before the full Council yesterday. This decision has been approved by the Councillors and impacts upon premises authorised for the sale of alcohol between 00:01 and 06:00.The Levy charges will range...