The Local Government Association has published a range of resources and handbooks to help councillors with their role sitting on licensing committees.
The resources include:
In order to effectively administer the licensing system, it is crucial that members are fully trained before sitting on a committee, and these videos are designed to support that process. These videos focus on some key areas of licensing: alcohol and entertainment, taxi and private hire vehicle, and gambling.
If you're a councillor, completing our e-learning modules will deepen your knowledge of local government and help you to build the leadership skills you need to work effectively with your communities.
'Leadership Essentials' is a series of series of programmes and workshops’ designed as themed learning opportunities for councillors. Each event concentrates on a specific portfolio area or a specific theme.