Licensing board

Scottish Borders Licensing Board Policy statement

Scottish Borders Licensing Board has carried out its statutory requirement to review its Policy Statement on a five yearly basis and its current Policy Statement is effective from November 2023-28.

Further statistical information is incorporated in the Licensing Board Overprovision Statement.

Ten Year Renewal of Personal Licences

In terms of Section 78 of the Licensing (Scotland) Act 2005, if you wish to continue to hold your Personal Licence which allows you to authorise and supervise the sale of alcohol on licensed premises you must make an application to renew your Personal Licence no later than three months before its expiry date.

Licensing Board Reports

Equalities - Public sector duties

The Scottish Borders Licensing Board has published equality outcomes in terms of its duties under the Equality Act 2010.

Minimum Unit Pricing for Alcohol In Effect from 1 May 2018

Licensing Board Publication Scheme

The publication scheme lists classes of information available from Scottish Borders Licensing Board and how to access them


Licensing unit

Address: Council Headquarters
Newtown St. Boswells