Top tips for licensed premises over the festive season
We have set out our tops tips for you to consider so that you can have a safe and successful period of trading over the festive season.Read more
Although face coverings will be required by law in most indoor settings from 10 December, the Government has specifically exempted most hospitality settings including pubs, restaurants, bars, cafés, nightclubs, dance halls and discotheques.
From 6am on the 15 December, certain venues will be required by law to ensure all visitors over 18 are fully vaccinated (at the moment that does not include a requirement for a booster jab although this will be kept under review), have proof of a negative test in the last 48 hours, or that they have an exemption.
The use of the NHS COVID pass is required as a condition of entry into the following places:
Businesses are also encouraged to continue displaying the NHS QR codes for attendees wishing to check in using the NHS COVID-19 app, which will alert them if there is an outbreak and so that they can take the necessary action to protect others.
A full copy of the Government’s guidance can be found here.
We will keep you updated as more information becomes available. However, if you require any further assistance with regards to the guidance or any other licensing-related issue, please contact us on 01332 226 151 or fill in the form below.
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