Licensing Applications. (Reference:17/03119/LAPRE)

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Applicant Name:Saw Close Casino Limited
Type of Application:Variation of Premises Licence
Status:Licence Issued
Details:DPS Variation from Paul Sculpher to Craig Alan Hoptrough
Trading As:Saw Close Casino Limited
Address:Casino, Ground, First & Second Floors , Former Sawclose Clinic & Gala Bingo Hall, Sawclose, Bath, BA1 1EY
Ward:Abbey
Reference:17/03119/LAPRE
Banding:Band E
Current Case Officer:Lauren Latta

All licences are either granted or refused under delegated authority given to the Licensing Officer or Manager. Any contentious applications are referred to the Licensing Sub Committee for determination, details of which can be found on the Council’s website.

For enquires contact us by email, licensing@bathnes.gov.uk, or call us on 01225 477531.

Date Received:21/11/2017
Date Validated:21/11/2017
Decision Date:05/12/2017
Date Issued:20/10/2014
Commencement Date:20/12/2017
No additional information.
Performance of Dance
Every Day:00:00 to 00:00
Indoors
Performance of Live Music
Every Day:00:00 to 00:00
Indoors
Performance of Recorded Music
Every Day:00:00 to 00:00
Indoors
Boxing or Wrestling
Every Day:00:00 to 00:00
Indoors
Exhibition of a Film
Every Day:00:00 to 00:00
Indoors
Indoor Sporting Event
Every Day:00:00 to 00:00
Late Night Refreshment
Every Day:23:00 to 05:00
Indoors
Other Entertainment within Act
Every Day:00:00 to 00:00
Indoors
Performance of a Play
Every Day:00:00 to 00:00
Indoors
Sale of Alcohol
Every Day:00:00 to 00:00
Both on or off the premises
Mandatory conditions in respect of premises supplying alcohol for consumption on the premises only, or both on and off the premises:No supply of alcohol may be made under the premises licence:a) at a time when there is no designated premises supervisor in respect of the premises licence, orb) at a time when the designated premises supervisor does not hold a personal licence or his personal licence is suspended.Every supply of alcohol under the premises licence must be made or authorised by a person who holds a personal licence.-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------From 28 May 2014:The Licensing Act 2003 (Mandatory Licensing Conditions) Order 20141. 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.2. 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(a)*;(b) "permitted price" is the price found by applying the formula:P = D + (D x V)where: (i) P is the permitted price,(ii) D is the rate 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) "relevant person" means, in relation to premises in respect of which there is in force a club premises certificate, any member or officer of the club present on the premises in a capacity which enables the member or officer to prevent the supply in question; and(e) "valued added tax" means value added tax charged in accordance with the Value Added Tax Act 1994(b)*.3. 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.4. (1) Sub-paragraph (2) applies where the permitted price given by Paragraph (b) of paragraph 2 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.(a)* 1979 c. 4. Section 1 was amended by regulation 2 of the Excise Duty (Amendment of the Alcoholic Liquor Duties Act 1979 and the Hydrocarbon Oil Duties Act 1979) Regulations 1992 (S.I. 1992/3158), section 162 of and Part 1 of Schedule 29 to the Finance 1995 (c. 4), section 7 of and paragraph 2(a) of Schedule 2 to the Finance Act 1991(c. 31), section 3 of the Finance Act 1993 (c. 34), section 227 of and paragraph 51 of Schedule 39 to the Finance Act 2012 (c. 14), section 1 of the Finance Act 1995, section 1 of and Part 2 of Schedule 1 to the Finance Act 1988 (c. 39), section 5 of the Finance Act 1997 (c. 16) and Article 2 of the Alcoholic Liquor Duties (Definition of Cider) Order 2010 (S.I. 2010/1914). Section 2 was amended by article 6 of the Alcoholic Liquors (Amendment of Enactments Relating to Strength and to Units of Measurement) Order 1979 (S.I. 1979/241), regulation 2 of S.I. 1992/3158, section 11 of and Part 2 of Schedule 8 to the Finance Act 1981 (c. 35), section 7 of and paragraph 3 of Schedule 2 to the Finance Act 1991 and section 5 of the Finance Act 1997. Section 3 was amended by article 7 of S.I. 1979/241. Section 4 was amended by article 8 of S.I. 1979/241, section 15 of and paragraphs 2 and 3 of Schedule 1 to the Finance Act 2011 (c. 11) and section 227 of and paragraphs 51 of Schedule 39 to the Finance Act 2012 (c. 14). Section 5 was amended by section 1 of the Finance Act 1982 (c. 39) and section 180 of the Finance Act 2013. Section 36 was amended by section 7 of the Finance Act 1991, section 4 of and paragraph 1 of Schedule 1 to the Finance Act 2002 (c. 23), sections 14 and 15 of paragraphs 2 and 4 of Schedule 1 to the Finance Act 2011, section 180 of the Finance Act 2013 and section 1 of and paragraph 9 of Schedule 1 to the Finance Act (No. 2) Act 1992 (c. 48). Section 37 was amended by section 15 of and paragraph 1 of Schedule 1 to the Finance Act 2011 and section 180 of the Finance Act 2013. Section 54 was amended by section 1 of and paragraph 12 of Schedule 1 to the Finance (No. 2) Act 1992 and section 5 of the Finance Act 1985 (c. 54). Section 55 was amended by section 1 of the Finance Act 1984 (c. 43) and section 1 of and paragraph 13 of Schedule 1 to the Finance (No. 2) Act 1992. Section 62 was amended by section 3 of the Finance Act 1996 (c. 8), section 10 of the Finance (No.2) Act 1997 (c. 58), section 180 of the Finance Act 2013, section 4 of the Finance Act 1998 (c. 36) and section 3 of the Finance Act 1997. There are other amendments which are not relevant to this Order. (b)* 1994 c. 23. Section 2 was amended by section 3 of the Finance (No.2) Act 2010 (c.31). Section 7 was amended by section 76 of and Part 1 of Schedule 36 to the Finance Act 2009 (c. 10) and section 203 of and paragraphs 2 and 3 of Schedule 28 to the Finance Act 2012 (c. 14). Section 24 was amended by section 19 of and paragraph 1 of Schedule 8 to the Finance (No.3) Act 2010 (c.33). There are other amendments which are not relevant to this Order.-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------From 1 October 2014:The Licensing Act 2003 (Mandatory Licensing Conditions) (Amendment) Order 20141. (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: (a) games or other activities which require or encourage, or are designed to require or encourage individuals to i) 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, ii) drink as much alcohol as possible (whether within a time limit or otherwise); (b) 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; (c) 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; (d) 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; (e) 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).2. The responsible person must ensure that free potable water is provided on request to customers where it is reasonably available.3. (1) The premises licence 0001
The casino shall install and maintain a comprehensive CCTV system. All entry and exit points shall be covered, enabling frontal identification of every person entering in any light condition. The CCTV system shall record continually whilst the casino is open for licensable activities.A member of staff who is conversant with the operation of the CCTV system shall be on the premises at all times when the casino is open and shall be able to provide a Police or authorised council officer copies of recent CCTV images or data with the minimum of delay, when requested.Security officers will be employed at the premises and will be positioned at times and locations according to need.The casino will operate a zero tolerance policy toward drugs and drunkenness. Intoxicated or disorderly persons will not be permitted entry to the premises.Staff will be vetted and will receive relevant training.The applicant will participate in local crime prevention initiatives.Notices will be displayed at each exit requesting that customers minimise noise as they leave the premises.Facilities for the disposal of cigarettes will be provided on the terraces and outside the entrance to the casino.Persons under the age of 18 will not be permitted access to the premises when gaming is taking place.The Challenge 21 proof of age scheme shall be operated at the casino, where the only acceptable forms of identification shall be recognised photographic identification cards such as a driving licence, passport or proof of age card with the PASS hologram.

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