Licensed premises plan requirements

If you are applying for new premises licence, making full or minor variations to premises licence, or applying for a provisional statement, you need to provide a detailed plan of your premises.

You need to send us a plan of the premises in Standard Scale 1:100 and the plan should show:

  • the extent of the boundary of the building, if relevant, and any external and internal walls of the building and, if different, the perimeter of the premises
  • the location of points of access to and exit from the premises
  • if different from the above point, the location of escape routes from the premises
  • in a case where the premises is used for more than one existing licensable activity, the area within the premises used for each activity
  • in a case where an existing licensable activity relates to the supply of alcohol, the location or locations on the premises which is or are to be used for consumption of alcohol
  • fixed structures (including furniture) or similar objects temporarily in a fixed location (but not furniture) which may impact on the ability of individuals on the premises to use exits or escape routes without impediment
  • the location and height of each stage or area relative to the floor if relevant
  • the location of steps, stairs, elevators or lifts if relevant
  • the location of the room or rooms containing public conveniences if relevant
  • the location and type of any fire safety and other safety equipment
  • the location of a kitchen, if any, on the premises.

In the case of provisional statement, the application must be accompanied by a plan of the works being done or intended to be done.

Details of where to email or post the premises plan can be found on our 'Contact us' page

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