Statement of Licensing Policy - Gambling Act 2005

In accordance with Section 349 of the Act the Council has published a ‘Statement of Licensing Policy’ which sets out how it will approach its functions under the Act.

The Policy has been reviewed and the 2019 Policy was approved by Council on 22nd November 2018 and took affect from the 31st January 2019:

Statement of Licensing Policy 2019 - Gambling Act 2005
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The Gambling Act 2005 covers many licenses including:

To assist applicants with the local area profiling and their risk assessment, the following links and
information may assist:

Doncaster facts and figures:
This link provides access to several documents including community and ward profiles, various Needs Assessments and Census data.

South Yorkshire Police
Information relating to crime reduction is available at the South Yorkshire Police website.

Further information, guidance and application forms are available from the links below or from the Department of Culture, Media & Sport website. Alternatively forms can be sent by post from the Licensing Department.

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Last updated: 05 August 2019 13:06:38