Annex 1 - Mandatory Conditions
1. No supply of alcohol may be made under this Premises Licence:
a) at a time there is no designated premises supervisor in respect of the premises licence and,
b) at a time when the designated premises supervisor does not hold a personal licence or the personal licence is suspended and,
2. Every supply of alcohol under the premises licence must be made or authorised by a person who holds a personal licence.
3. (1) The premises licence holder or club premises certificate holder must ensure that an age verification policy is adopted in respect of the premises in relation to the sale or supply of alcohol.
(2) The designated premises supervisor in relation to the premises licence must ensure that the supply of alcohol at the premises is carried on in accordance with the age verification policy.
(3) The policy must require individuals who appear to the responsible person to be under 18years of age (or such older age as may be specified in the policy) to produce on request, before being served alcohol, identification bearing their photograph, date of birth and either-
a holographic mark, or
an ultraviolet feature.
4. A relevant person shall ensure that no alcohol is sold or supplied for consumption on or off the premises for a price which is less than the permitted price.
5. For the purposes of the condition set out in paragraph 1-
(a) “duty” is to be construed in accordance with the Alcoholic Liquor Duties Act 1979;
(b) “permitted price” is the price found by applying the formula -
P = D + (D x V)
(i) P is the permitted price;
(ii) D is the amount of duty chargeable in relation to the alcohol as if the duty were charged on the date of the sale or supply of the alcohol, and
(iii) V is the rate of value added tax chargeable in relation to the alcohol as if the value added tax were charged on the date of the sale or supply of the alcohol;
(c) “relevant person” means, in relation to premises in respect of which there is in force a premises licence -
(i) the holder of the premises licence;
(ii) the designated premises supervisor (if any) in respect of such a licence, or
(iii) the personal licence holder who makes or authorises a supply of alcohol under such a licence;
(d) “value added tax” means value added tax charged in accordance with the Value Added Tax Act 1994.
6. Where the permitted price given by Paragraph (b) of paragraph 2 would (apart from this paragraph) not be a whole number of pennies, the price given by that sub-paragraph shall be taken to be the price actually given by that sub-paragraph rounded up to the nearest penny.
7. (1) Sub-paragraph (2) applies where the permitted price given by Paragraph (b) of paragraph2 on a day (“the first day”) would be different from the permitted price on the next day (“the second day”) as a result of a change to the rate of duty or value added tax.
(2) The permitted price which would apply on the first day applies to sales or supplies of alcohol which take place before the expiry of the period of 14 days beginning on the second day.
8. (1) The responsible person must ensure that staff on relevant premises do not carry out, arrange or participate in any irresponsible promotions in relation to the premises.
(2) In this paragraph, an irresponsible promotion means any one or more of the following activities, or substantially similar activities, carried on for the purpose of encouraging the sale or supply of alcohol for consumption on the premises-
games or other activities which require or encourage, or are designed to require or encourage, individuals to-
drink a quantity of alcohol within a time limit (other than to drink alcohol sold or supplied on the premises before the cessation of the period in which the responsible person is authorised to sell or supply alcohol), or
drink as much alcohol as possible (whether within a time limit or otherwise);
provision of unlimited or unspecified quantities of alcohol free or for a fixed or discounted fee to the public or to a group defined by a particular characteristic in a manner which carries a significant risk of undermining a licensing objective;
provision of free or discounted alcohol or any other thing as a prize to encourage or reward the purchase and consumption of alcohol over a period of 24 hours or less in a manner which carries a significant risk of undermining a licensing objective;
selling or supplying alcohol in association with promotional posters or flyers on, or in the vicinity of, the premises which can reasonably be considered to condone, encourage or glamorise anti-social behaviour or to refer to the effects of drunkenness in any favourable manner;
dispensing alcohol directly by one person into the mouth of another (other than where that other person is unable to drink without assistance by reason of disability).
9.The responsible person must ensure that free potable water is provided on request to customers where it is reasonably available.
10.The responsible person must ensure that-
where any of the following alcoholic drinks is sold or supplied for consumption on the premises (other than alcoholic drinks sold or supplied having been made up in advance ready for sale or supply in a securely closed container) it is available to customers in the following measures-
beer or cider: ½ pint;
gin, rum, vodka or whisky: 25 ml or 35 ml; and
still wine in a glass: 125 ml;
these measures are displayed in a menu, price list or other printed material which is available to customers on the premises; and
where a customer does not in relation to a sale of alcohol specify the quantity of alcohol to be sold, the customer is made aware that these measures are available.
11. Each individual carrying out a security activity must be licensed by the Security Industry Authority.
12. A record shall be kept of the names and registration number of such persons and this record shall include the circumstances including full details of all events that take place during their period of duty.
13. Immediately before each exhibition at the premises of a film passed by the British Board of Film Classification there shall be exhibited on screen for at least five seconds in such a manner as to be easily read by all persons in the auditorium a reproduction of the certificate of the Board or, as regards a trailer advertising a film, of the statement approved by the Board indicating the classification of the film.
14. Where a programme includes a film recommended by the licensing authority as falling into the 12A, 15 or 18 category no person appearing to be under the age of 12 and unaccompanied, or under 15 or 18 as appropriate, shall be admitted to any part of the programme; and the licence holder shall display in a conspicuous position a notice in the following terms:
PERSONS UNDER THE AGE OF [INSERT APPROPRIATE AGE] CANNOT BE ADMITTED TO ANY PART OF THE PROGRAMME.
Where films of different categories form part of the same programme, the notice shall refer to the oldest age restriction. This condition does not apply to members of staff under the relevant age while on-duty provided that the prior written consent of the person's parent or legal guardian has first been obtained.
15. The admission of children to an exhibition of a film where the film classification body or this Council has determined the classification must be restricted in accordance with that classification. The film classification body is the British Board of Film Classification. In this condition children means persons under 18 years of age.
Films must be classified in the following way:
U - Universal. Suitable for audiences aged four years and over.
PG - Parental Guidance. Some scenes may be unsuitable for young children.
12A - Passed only for viewing by persons aged 12 years or older or persons younger than 12 when accompanied by an adult.
15 - Passed only for viewing by persons aged 15 years and over.
18 - Passed only for viewing by persons aged 18 years and over.
Annex 2 - Conditions consistent with the Operating Schedule
1. At the end of business every day/night, the pavement to the frontage (and sides) of the premises shall be cleared of litter and waste and cleansed of any urine, vomit or similar foulings.
2. Prominent, clear notices shall be displayed at all exits requesting customers and staff to respect the needs of local residents and leave the premises and area quickly and quietly.
3. The premises shall maintain a refusals log book and keep the log fully up to date with reference to recording those suspected of being under the age of 18.
Annex 3 - Conditions attached after a hearing by the licensing authority
1. CCTV system to a specification requirement of West Yorkshire as per Home Office guidelines will be installed and utilised at the premises
with sufficient storage capacity to store the previous 31 days’ footage. Staff will be trained in the use of the system to ensure rapid data retrieval
and download when required by Police or Local Authority Enforcement Officers. CCTV to be active on a 24 hour basis and at least one member
of staff, who is trained in downloading from the system, is on the premises when it is open for immediate CCTV footage retrieval.
2. New staff shall receive induction training at the commencement of employment. Regular staff training and re-training shall be undertaken and recorded. Staff training records shall be maintained for inspection by West Yorkshire Police and Local Authority Enforcement Officers. This training must include drug awareness training and underage sales training.
3. A proof of age scheme approved by West Yorkshire Police and West Yorkshire Trading Standards will be in operation and signs provided informing customers that sales will not be made to persons less than 18 years of age and identification may be required. A ‘21’ proof of age system will be adopted.
4. The DPS (Designated Premises Supervsior) will ensure that an Incident Report Register is maintained on the premises to record incidents such as anti-social behaviour, and ejections from the premises. All incidents and crimes MUST be recorded.
5. The register will contain consecutively numbered pages in a bound format, the date, time and location of the incident, details of the nature of the incident, the names and SIA badge numbers of any door staff involved or to whom the incident was reported, the names and personal licence numbers (if any) of any other staff involved or to whom the incident was reported, the names and numbers of any police officers attending, names and addresses of any witnesses and confirmation of whether there is CCTV footage of the incident.
6. The Incident Report Register will be produced immediately for inspection on request by a police officer or council enforcement officer.
7. The DPS will be on site or contactable at all times when the premises are open for licensable activities. A member of staff who holds a Personal Licence will be on duty at the premises when the DPS is off site whilst the premises are open for licensable activities.
8. SIA/approved contactor status door supervisors shall be employed at the premises. Door staff to be used from 8.30pm until closing on all Fridays and Saturdays. Except on all Public Bank Holidays, Sundays before all Public Bank Holidays, last Friday before Christmas and New Year’s Eve and where relevant events dictate as referred to in Condition 15 below where door staff will be used from 7pm. Any events should be notified to the Police Licensing Department, with at least 7 days notice, who will then make a decision on whether there is a need for door staff and the quantity required.
9. SIA/approved contractor status door supervisors shall be employed at the premises on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays when the premises capacity reaches 70, with an additional door
supervisor when the capacity reaches 100 people. Thereafter there shall be at least one door supervisor per additional 100 people or part thereof.
10. Premises to be a member of the local Pubwatch scheme and must send a representative to attend the meetings.
11. No children should be allowed on the premises after 8pm.
12. No customers apparently carrying open bottles or vessels upon entry shall be admitted to the premises at any time the premises are open to the public.
13. No customers will be allowed to take from the premises open bottles or vessels.
14. No adult entertainment shall take place on the premises.
15. At any time when advertised events for the wider public are planned written notice must be served upon the Police Licensing Department no less than 14 consecutive days prior to the scheduled event. This notice should include a full risk assessment, numbers expected, what age and social disposition the event is likely to appeal to, security measures in place, including number of door staff, details of any promoters including their stage name, real name and date of birth and details of acts performing. West Yorkshire police will have the authority to reject, on notice, any such written notice and cancel the proposed event should there be evidence to show a genuine risk to public safety and/or crime and disorder. Such notice shall be given to the Premises Licence Holder within no less than 10 consecutive days prior to the proposed event days
16. West Yorkshire Police will have the authority to reject any such written notice and cancel the proposed event should there be evidence to show a genuine risk to public safety and/or crime and disorder. West Yorkshire Police shall provide written notice to the Premises Licence Holder of any such cancellation within no less than 10 consecutive days prior to the proposed event.
17. Polycarbonate drinking vessels shall be used for events as described in paragraph 15.
18. Nite Net radio to be used when the premises are open.
19. The DPS will attend the local Drug awareness course and the DPS course run by Wakefield College as soon as is reasonably practicable. Evidence of these qualifications will be kept on the premises and will be made available to the Police or Local Authority officers on demand.
20. Capacity restrictions to be set by the licensing committee, taking into consideration the recommendations of WMDC Building Control and the Fire Service, i.e. stage in use: 220 persons, stage not in use: 300.
21. A drug safe will be used on the premises by staff. It will be fitted in a secure location at the premises, out of reach of access by the public and to which only premises management shall have access.
22. The proposed capacity shall not exceed 150 persons excluding staff and performers.
23. The ground floor must be equipped with seating for at least 50 people at all times.
24. The upper floor to the premises may only be used for licensable activities for private pre-booked functions only.
25. Noise from amplified and non-amplified music, singing and speech arising from regulated entertainment at the premises between the hours of 23:00 and 07:00 shall not be audible inside habitable rooms of noise sensitive properties in the vicinity.
For the purpose of providing an objective standard to assess whether this condition is being complied with or not, noise shall be considered not to be audible if:
(a) the measurement of sound when music etc is on (expressed as LAeq, 1 min) does not exceed the measurement of sound (expressed as LA90, 5 min) when the music is off, and
(b) the measurement of sound in each 1/3rd octave band between 40Hz and 160Hz when music is on (expressed as L10, 1 min) does not exceed the measurement of sound in the same 1/3rd octave bands between 40Hz and 160Hz when the music is off (expressed as L90, 5 min).
All measurements to be taken within the habitable room normally occupied at the time in question, using a Type 1 integrating-averaging sound level meter compliant with BS EN 60804, with either windows open for normal ventilation or closed, whichever situation causes greater noise disturbance.
Licensees are advised to carry out a simple ‘sound check’ outside the nearest noise sensitive property by listening to the music etc coming from regulated entertainment. If the music etc is clearly audible then it is likely that this condition is being breached. Steps should be taken to reduce the volume of the noise.
26. All external doors and windows to the room/s where regulated entertainment is being provided shall remain closed during the course of the entertainment, other than for normal access and egress.
27. No speaker used to relay amplified music, singing and speech provided as part of the regulated entertainment shall be positioned outside the building structure of the premises, nor shall any speaker be positioned internally such that the sound is directed through external doors, windows or other openings in the structure.
28. The disposal of waste bottles into external receptacles shall not take place between the hours of 2200 and 0900 hours.
29. The exterior of the premises shall not be used for the consumption of food or drink after midnight.
Annex 4 - Plans
Plans have not been re-issued with this licence/certificate as they remain unchanged from the previous application. You should now attach those plans to this licence/certificate as you can be required to produce them as part of the licence/certificate by the police or other authorised person.