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The Unlicensed Place of Refreshment Wages Council (Variation) Order 1987

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1.  Subject to the provisions of paragraph 2 hereof the workers to whom this Schedule applies are all workers employed in Great Britain in a catering undertaking who are employed by the person or body of persons carrying on that undertaking and who are so employed either:—

(1) for the purposes of such of the activities of the undertaking as are carried on at an unlicensed place of refreshment or a central catering establishment or in the course of a catering contracting business; or

(2) in connection with the provision of food or drink or living accommodation provided wholly or mainly for workers employed for the purposes of any of the activities specified in sub-paragraph (1) of this paragraph;

and who are engaged on any of the following work, that is to say:—

(a)the preparation of food or drink;

(b)the service of food or drink;

(c)work incidental to such preparation or service;

(d)work connected with the provision of living accommodation for workers employed for the purposes of any of the activities specified in sub-paragraph (1) of this paragraph;

(e)work in connection with any retail sale of goods on premises where the main activity is the supply of food or drink for immediate consumption;

(f)transport work;

(g)work performed at any office or at any store or warehouse or similar place or at any garage or stable or similar place;

(h)any work other than that specified in sub-paragraphs (a) to (g) hereof performed on or about the premises or place where food or drink is prepared or served including work in connection with any service or amenity provided on or about such premises or place.

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