The following activities and organisations are exempt from requiring a Premises
Licence for the provision of late night refreshments:
1. Alcoholic hot drinks or hot drinks containing alcohol (although
consent to sell alcohol will still be required).
Hot drinks distributed by a machine that is operated solely by the customer.
Hot food or hot drink supplied free of charge, where there is also no charge for
admission to any premises, or for some other item to obtain the hot food or hot
Hot food or hot drink supplied by a registered charity or by a person authorised
by a registered charity (i.e. a charity which is registered under the Charities
Act 1993 or a charity not required by he Charities Act 1993 to be registered).
Hot food or hot drink supplied on a vehicle, which is not permanently or
temporarily parked at the time.
Hot food or hot drink supplied to members and guests of recognized clubs that
hold a Club Certificate.
Hot food or hot drink supplied to hotel and bed and breakfast guests.
Refreshments in staff canteens where the staff are required to work between
11.00pm and 5.00am.