Citation, commencement and interpretation

1.—(1) These Regulations may be cited as the Sale of Alcohol to Children and Young Persons (Scotland) Regulations 2007 and shall come into force on 1st September 2009.

(2) In these Regulations, “the Act” means the Licensing (Scotland) Act 2005.

Prescribed documents

2.—(1) A document of the description specified in paragraph (2) is prescribed for the purposes of–

(a)paragraph (c) of section 102(4) of the Act; and

(b)paragraph (c) of section 108(7) of the Act.

(2) That description is a photographic identity card of a type approved by the British Retail Consortium for the purposes of its Proof of Age Standards Scheme.

Form and dimensions of notice

3.  The notice required by section 110 of the Act to be displayed in premises must be–

(a)in the form set out in the Schedule; and

(b)of A4 size or larger.


Authorised to sign by the Scottish Ministers

St Andrew’s House,


20th February 2007