Our licensing policy explains how we will carry out our role under the Licensing Act 2003 during the next five years.


The licensing objectives are:

  • prevention of crime and disorder
  • prevention of public nuisance
  • public safety
  • protection of children from harm

Responsible authorities

There are a number of responsible authorities who have powers and duties which relate to alcohol, entertainment and late night refreshment. These are:

  • Leicestershire Police
  • Charnwood's Planning Services
  • Charnwood's Environmental Health Services  
  • Charnwood's Occupational and Welfare Services
  • NHS Leicestershire and Rutland (c/o Leicestershire County Council)
  • Trading Standards (Leicestershire County Council)   
  • Leicestershire Fire Authority
  • The Home Office (Immigration Enforcement)

Last updated: Fri 29th April, 2022 @ 14:52