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Licensing (Scotland) Act 2005

Section 51 – Notification of determinations

109.This section places a duty on the Licensing Board to notify its decisions on applications for premises licences, applications for variations of a premises licence, transfer applications, reviews, applications for a temporary licence, and applications for provisional premises to the applicant and other specified persons.

110.Subsection (3) requires Boards to give reasons for these decisions, but only if asked.

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