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Extended hours - festive policy 2019

Over the festive period the Divisional Licensing Boards have decided to make a determination under Section 67 of the Licensing (Scotland) Act 2005 to the effect that they have agreed the festive policy will apply to on-sale premises from Sunday, 1 December 2019 to Thursday, 2 January 2020. 

There is no need for premises to apply for extended hours during that period as long as the premises adhere to those hours.  There is no obligation for any premises to trade during the extended hours approved.

Licensing Division 1 – Clydesdale area

  • Saturdays – 1 am
  • 31 December – 4 am     

Licensing Division 2 – East Kilbride area

  • Premises which sell alcohol for consumption on the premises - 1am
  • Former registered clubs - 2am
  • Late opening premises (premises where the terminal hour is usually later than 1am)  - 1  extra hour

Christmas Eve

  • Premises  which sell alcohol for consumption on the premises - 2am
  • Former registered clubs - 3am
  • Late opening premises (premises where the terminal hour is usually later than 1am) - 4am

Hogmanay

  • Premises which sell alcohol for consumption on the premises – 4am
  • Former registered clubs - 4am
  • Late opening premises (premises where the terminal hour is usually later than 1 am) - 4am

Licensing Division 3 – Hamilton area

  • Premises which sell alcohol for consumption on the premises - 1am
  • Former registered clubs - 2am
  • Late opening premises (premises where the terminal hour is usually later than 1am)  - 1  extra hour

Christmas Eve and Hogmanay

  • Premises  which sell alcohol for consumption on the premises - 2am
  • Former registered clubs - 3am
  • Late opening premises (premises where the terminal hour is usually later than 1am) - 4am

Licensing Division 4 – Rutherglen and Cambuslang area

  • Premises which sell alcohol for consumption on the premises - 1am
  • Former registered clubs - 2am

Christmas Eve

  • 1 extra hour for bona fide night club premises – 2am

Hogmanay

  • Premises  which sell alcohol for consumption on the premises - 2am
  • Former registered clubs - 3am
  • Bona fide night club premises – 3am