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We can assist you with obtaining a licence to sell alcohol or provide ‘licensable activities’ from a particular venue.
The costs will range depending on the license required and who are generally required to be notified.
For an application for a business premises licence, we would usually expect this to take around 4-8 hours of our time. At an hourly rate of £200 plus vat, this would likely cost between £960 and £1920 plus disbursements. Please note that this is for an uncontested application. If your application is contested or refused it may cost more.
Disbursements are costs related to your matter that are payable to third parties, such as the application fee.
The fees can on occasion be higher than the ranges given above. We will give you an accurate figure for each item as soon as we are able to do so.
There are other fees such as
which will vary dependant on the location of the notices and advertisements.
Matters usually take 2-4 months from receipt of full instructions from you. This is based on the application being relatively straightforward and you being able to provide all the necessary documents promptly. If your matter is more complex, for example, if there is substantial opposition from interested parties, or if there is a delay in receiving the documents we need, it may take longer.
Glen McClenaghan, Chartered Legal Executive, charge out rate £215 plus vat, qualified as a fellow in 2002.
Chris Park, Solicitor, charge out rate £215 plus vat, admitted as a solicitor 1981
Lovedays Solicitors, Potter and Co Solicitors and Andrew Macbeth Cash and Co Solicitors are the trading names of Derbyshire Legal Services Limited which is a company registered in England and Wales under company number 08838592. Registered office Sherwood House, 1 Snitterton Road, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3LZ.
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