Pubs Code Adjudicator

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  1. PCA arbitration data: October - December 2018
  2. Latest from the Pubs Code Adjudicator
  3. Information for Tenants

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What Pubs Code Adjudicator does

The Pubs Code Adjudicator is responsible for enforcing the statutory Pubs Code. The Pubs Code regulates the relationship between all pub companies owning 500 or more tied pubs in England and Wales and their tied tenants.

PCA works with the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy.

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  1. PCA arbitration data: October - December 2018
  2. Information for Tenants
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Our management

Paul  Newby
Paul Newby
Pubs Code Adjudicator
Fiona Dickie
Fiona Dickie
Deputy Pubs Code Adjudicator

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General enquiries

Pubs Code Adjudicator (enquiries)
Lower Ground
Victoria Square House
Victoria Square
B2 4AJ
United Kingdom

Telephone enquiry line

0800 528 8080

The enquiry line is open: Monday to Thursday, 9:30am to 5pm and Friday, 9:30am to 4pm.


There is a difference between a general enquiry and a formal referral to the PCA for arbitration. You can only make a referral if you are a tied tenant (or a pub owning business in relation to market rent only disputes), or authorised to act on their behalf.

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