The Licensing Act 2003 (Commencement No. 7 and Transitional Provisions) Order 2005

12.  (1)  This paragraph applies in the case of a permit under section 34 of the 1968 Act which expires on or after the second appointed day but before 8 January 2006, where no application for renewal is made before the second appointed day.

(2) Where the permit expires before 9 December 2005 it is to be treated as continuing to have effect until immediately before that date.

(3) Where the application for renewal is made before 9 December 2005 paragraph 19 of Schedule 9 to the 1968 Act is to apply to the application even if it is made less than one month before the date on which the permit is due to expire.