Responsible Authorities

  • When an application is made to the licensing authority for the grant, variation or review of a premise licence or club premise certificate, a copy must also be sent to the responsible authorities. View a list of Responsible Authorities.
  • They make representations to the licensing authority if they feel the application does not promote any or all of the four licensing objectives:
  • Prevention of crime and disorder;
  • Public safety;
  • Prevention of public nuisance;
  • The protection of children from harm.

Any other persons

The Licensing Act allows any other persons, (any individual, body or business) to make a representation. The representations to licensing authorities can either support or object to an application for the grant, variation, minor variation or review of premises licences and club premises certificates, regardless of the representative's geographic proximity to the premises.

Current applications

Any applications listed below are subject to the 28 day consultation period and only contain brief details. Contact the licensing team if you require further information.

How to make a representation

Any interested party who wish to make a representation should contact the licensing team.

Statement of licensing policy consultation 2019 - 2024

The Licensing Act 2003 states the council must produce a Statement of Licensing Policy in relation to how it will deal with licensing functions within its role as the Licensing Authority for Slough Borough Council. Policy statements were consulted on and adopted in 2004, 2007, 2010 and 2013. The next statement after this 2019 edition will be in 2024.

This document includes information on how the council will carry out its functions and deal with applications under the Licensing Act 2003.

This draft revised policy only reflects minor deletions, reformatting for clearer reference, deletion of reference to Designated Public Places Orders (now rescinded), Replacement of Safe Clubbing and Safer Nightlife, sections 40-41 Anti Social Behavior Act 2003, drinks promotions and binge drinking, and inclusion of Human Rights Act 1998, closure notices and closure order, new requirements implemented through the Immigration Act 2016, and changes to some mandatory conditions and inclusions of the Licensing Act 2003 (Mandatory Licensing Conditions) (Amendments Order) 2014.

The council is obliged to consult on the adoption of the revised Statement of Licensing Policy and this consultation will run until 18 January 2019.

Responsible Authorities such as the police, premises licence holders or their representatives and members of the public are welcome to send in their views regarding the policy statement. Any views or comments can be forwarded to or to the council in writing to the Licensing Managers, MyCouncil, Landmark Place, High Street, Slough, SL1 1JL.

Contact us

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01753 875664
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