(1)For the purposes of this Act the following are licensing authorities—
(a)in relation to England—
(i)a district council,
(ii)a county council for a county in which there are no district councils,
(iii)a London borough council,
(iv)the Common Council of the City of London, and
(v)the Council of the Isles of Scilly,
(b)in relation to Wales—
(i)a county council, and
(ii)a county borough council, and
(c)in relation to Scotland, a licensing board constituted under section 1 of the Licensing (Scotland) Act 1976 (c. 66).
(2)For the purposes of Schedule 13, the Sub-Treasurer of the Inner Temple and the Under-Treasurer of the Middle Temple are licensing authorities.