Alcohol licensing: using case law

An outline of how case law can support public health teams contributing to court hearings about licensing.



This is an introduction to case law most relevant to the Licensing Act 2003. It outlines some decisions that have been handed down by courts that public health teams can use to when contributing to hearings.

It has been produced by Lawyers in Local Government and Public Health England (PHE).

Published 13 March 2017