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Licensing (Scotland) Act 2005

Section 88 – Notification of change of name or address

186.This section provides that the holder of a personal licence must notify the relevant Licensing Board of any change of name or address within one month and must enclose the personal licence (or a statement of reasons for failure to produce the licence) with such notice. Failure to do so is an offence.

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