House of Commons Library publishes 3 alcohol licensing briefing papers

The House of Commons Library research service provides MPs and their staff with the impartial briefing and evidence base they need to do their work in scrutinising Government, proposing legislation, and supporting constituents.

It has recently published alcohol licensing-related briefing papers on the following three subjects (that can be downloaded below):

  1. the mandatory licensing conditions that apply to the sale of alcohol in England and Wales,
  2. alcohol licensing and children and
  3. objecting to a licence.