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24—(1) An inspector may carry out an inspection in order to check compliance with—
(a)the conditions subject to which a licence is granted;
(b)provision made by or under this Act which is relevant to the carrying on of an activity to which a licence relates.
(2) An inspector may, for the purpose of carrying out an inspection under subsection (1), enter—
(a)premises specified in a licence as premises on which the carrying on of an activity is authorised;
(b)premises on which the inspector reasonably believes an activity to which a licence relates is being carried on.
(3) Subsection (2) does not authorise entry to any part of premises which is used as a private dwelling unless 24 hours' notice of the intended entry is given to the occupier.
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