Extended Hours

You can apply to West Lothian Licensing Board if you hold a premises licence in West Lothian for an extension to your normal licensing hours.

Extended Hours

Section 68 of the Licensing (Scotland) Act 2005 states that the holder of a premises licence can apply for an extension of licensed hours in connection with:-

  • a special event or occasion to be catered for on the premises
  • a special event of local or national significance

Can I apply for an extension to licensed hours?
How do I Apply?
When should I apply?
What do I do when I have completed the application form?
How will my application be processed?
 
What conditions will apply to my licence?
What is the Board's current policy about premises opening for longer during the festive period?