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Licensing of Pavement Cafés Act (Northern Ireland) 2014

Section 9: Variation by removal of alcohol prohibition

Section 9 provides that where a pavement café licence contains an alcohol prohibition, the holder of the licence may, in certain circumstances, apply to a council for the licence to be varied by the removal of the alcohol prohibition. Section 9(5)(a) requires the council to consult with the police before deciding on such an application.

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