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Local area risk assessments

Published:
17 May 2021
Updated:
8 June 2021

Premises licence holders must conduct a local risk assessment for each of your current premises. This is a social responsibility code which helps you demonstrate how you aim to address the local risks to the licensing objectives.

This applies to:

  • adult gaming centres
  • family entertainment centres
  • non-remote betting
  • non-remote bingo
  • non-remote casinos
  • remote betting intermediaries (trading room only).

You will also be required to conduct or update a risk assessment when:

  • applying for a new premises licence
  • applying for a variation to a premises licence
  • changes in the local environment or your own premises warrant a risk assessment to be conducted again.
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