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Section 2(2).

SCHEDULE 1N.I.SCHEDULE TO BE INSERTED IN LICENSING ORDER AS SCHEDULE 10A

SCHEDULE 10AN.I.TABLE OF OFFENCES WITH PENALTY POINTS

PART 1 N.I.OFFENCES PUNISHABLE WITH LEVEL 3 FINE ON THE STANDARD SCALE

Article of OrderGeneral nature of offencePenalty points
30(8)Selling of intoxicating liquor etc. otherwise than in accordance with an occasional licence3-4
30(9)Failure to admit constable where there is an occasional licence3-4
47(7)Selling of intoxicating liquor etc. otherwise than during hours or in premises specified in an extension licence3-4
50(2)Selling etc. of intoxicating liquor for consumption off the premises on Christmas Day or Easter Day3-4
51(5)Failure to comply with conditions as to sale etc. in guest houses and restaurants3-4
52(2)Failure to comply with conditions as to sale etc. in places of public entertainment3-4
52A(2)Failure to comply with conditions as to sale etc. in indoor arenas3-4
54(2)Failure to comply with conditions as to sale etc. in seamen's canteens3-4
56(2)Permitting consumption of intoxicating liquor in unlicensed part of premises3-4
57(1) or (2)Breaching terms of off-licence3-4
60B(4)Failure to display notice relating to age3-4
65(1)Allowing prostitutes to assemble on licensed premises3-4
69A(4)Keeping premises open after closure made under Article 69A3-4
80(5)Failure to comply with licence for non-seagoing vessels3-4

PART 2 N.I.OFFENCES PUNISHABLE WITH LEVEL 4 FINE ON THE STANDARD SCALE

Article of OrderGeneral nature of offencePenalty points
5(6)Failure to comply with licence in respect of certain premises4-5
58(10)Allowing person under 18 to be in licensed premises in contravention of Article 58(2) or (8)4-5
61(1)Permitting drunkenness, or selling intoxicating liquor to a drunken person4-5
71(2)Failure to admit constable etc.4-5

PART 3 N.I.OFFENCES PUNISHABLE WITH LEVEL 5 FINE ON THE STANDARD SCALE

Article of OrderGeneral nature of offencePenalty points
3(2)Selling etc. intoxicating liquor in premises not authorised by a licence5-6
8(4)Failure to comply on grant of licence with court order to make alterations etc.5-6
31(6)Failure to comply with court order to restore premises as far as possible to original condition5-6
41(2)Selling intoxicating liquor etc., otherwise than during permitted hours5-6
55(2)Selling liquor etc. other than of certain kind5-6
57A(5)Contravention of regulations as to irresponsible drinks promotions5-6
57B(2)Contravention of regulations as to pricing of intoxicating liquor5-6
60(6)Selling of intoxicating liquor etc. to person under 18 in contravention of Article 60(1)5-6
67(3)Supplying etc. intoxicating liquor at any entertainment5-6
68(3)Supplying etc. intoxicating liquor in premises used by a club5-6
69B(6)Permitting premises to be open in contravention of closure order under Article 69B5-6
69F(5)Permitting premises to be open etc. in contravention of court's decision about closure order5-6

Section 8(4).

SCHEDULE 2N.I.SCHEDULE TO BE SUBSTITUTED IN REGISTRATION OF CLUBS ORDER FOR SCHEDULE 6

SCHEDULE 6N.I.TABLE OF OFFENCES WITH PENALTY POINTS

PART 1 N.I.OFFENCES PUNISHABLE WITH LEVEL 3 FINE ON THE STANDARD SCALE

Article of OrderGeneral nature of offencesPenalty points
31(1)Misconduct of club3-4
34A(4)Failure to display notice relating to age3-4
40(2A)Contravention of regulations concerning accounts3-4
41A(4)Keeping premises open after order made under Article 41A3-4

PART 2 N.I.OFFENCES PUNISHABLE WITH LEVEL 4 FINE ON THE STANDARD SCALE

Article of OrderGeneral nature of offencesPenalty points
29(2)Permitting unauthorised persons to be on premises4-5
30(3)Holding an unauthorised function on the premises4-5
31(3)Contravention of provisions of Schedule 1 which are included in the club's rules4-5
32(10)Allowing person under 18 to be in club premises, or bar of club premises etc.4-5
35(2)Permitting drunkenness etc.4-5
38(1)(a) and (b)Failure to comply with restrictions on advertisements relating to functions in registered clubs4-5
42(2)Failure to admit constable or produce books and records, etc.4-5
42(6)Failure to comply with written notice to produce books, etc.4-5

PART 3 N.I.OFFENCES PUNISHABLE WITH LEVEL 5 FINE ON THE STANDARD SCALE

Article of OrderGeneral nature of offencesPenalty points
22(2)Supply etc. of intoxicating liquor outside permitted hours5-6
23(2)Failure to keep bar closed outside permitted hours5-6
28(2)Supply of intoxicating liquor to persons other than permitted persons5-6
31A(4)Contravention of regulations as to irresponsible drinks promotions5-6
31B(2)Contravention of regulations as to pricing of intoxicating liquor5-6
34(2)Supply etc. of intoxicating liquor to person under 185-6
40(2)Failure to comply with requirement to—

(1)keep proper vouchers

5-6

(2)establish and maintain a system of control

5-6

(3)prepare annual accounts

5-6

(4)have accounts audited or examined

5-6

(5)produce required records etc. to auditor or independent examiner

5-6

(6)provide summary of accounts to district commander

5-6

(7)provide summary of accounts to members

5-6

(8)display accounts for 4 weeks

5-6

(9)retain records for 6 years

5-6
41B(6)Permitting premises to be kept open after closure order under Article 41B5-6
41F(5)Permitting premises to be kept open etc. in contravention of court's decision about closure order5-6

Section 17(1).

SCHEDULE 3N.I.AMENDMENTS

The Licensing (Northern Ireland) Order 1996 (NI 22)N.I.

1  In Article 2(2) (interpretation)—N.I.

(a)in the definition of “licence”, after the word “Articles” insert “ 57A, 57B, ”;

(b)in the definition of “licensed premises”, after “55,” insert “ 57A, 57B, ”.

2  In Article 34(1) (register of licences), after sub-paragraph (h) insert—N.I.

(ha)particulars of any conviction of the licence holder of any offence under this Order and of any penalty points endorsed on the licence or any suspension order made in consequence of the conviction;.

3  In Article 58(11) (young persons prohibited from certain premises), for “(7)” substitute “ (8) ”.N.I.

4  For Article 76(2) (appeals against suspension of licence, etc.) substitute—N.I.

(2) When on conviction of an offence a licence is suspended the suspension shall not take effect—

(a)until the expiry of the time for bringing an appeal against the conviction or against the suspension; and

(b)if such an appeal is brought, until the appeal has been determined or abandoned..

The Registration of Clubs (Northern Ireland) Order 1996 (NI 23)N.I.

5  In Article 2(2) (interpretation) in the definition of “regulations” after “subject” insert “ (except as otherwise provided in this Order) ”.N.I.

6  In Article 3(2)(b) (restriction on supply etc. of intoxicating liquor on the premises of a club), after head (i) insert—N.I.

(ia)the suspension of the registration; or”.

7  In Article 16 (register of clubs) in paragraph (2)(e) for “or any disqualification order” substitute “ or any suspension or disqualification order ”.N.I.

8  In Article 49 (procedure in connection with cancellation and disqualification)—N.I.

(a)for the heading substitute Procedure in connection with suspension, cancellation and disqualification;

(b)in paragraph (1) for “A court which cancels” substitute “ A court which suspends or cancels ”;

(c)in paragraph (3)—

(i)for “cancels” substitute “ suspends or cancels ”;

(ii)after “send notice of the” insert “ suspension, ”.

Section 17(2).

SCHEDULE 4N.I.REPEALS

Short TitleExtent of repeal
The Licensing (Northern Ireland) Order 1996 (NI 22).

Article 49.

In Article 73, paragraph (1)(a), in paragraph (2)(a)(i) the words from “other than an offence” to “that sub-paragraph,”, and paragraph (3).

Article 74(b) and the word “or” immediately preceding it.

In Article 75, in paragraph (2) the words “or makes an order under Article 73(3)”, in paragraph (3)(b) the words “subject to paragraph (4)”, and paragraph (4).

The Registration of Clubs (Northern Ireland) Order 1996 (NI 23).

In Article 15(1)(b), the words “or 45(1)”.

In Article 40(1)(b), the word “prescribed”.

In Article 40(1), sub-paragraphs (f) and (j).

In Article 44(1), sub-paragraph (b) and the word “and” immediately preceding it.

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