Business and Planning Act 2020 Off Sales provision

The Business and Planning Bill 2020 allows a relaxation of the off sales provision. The BPA 2020 makes the following changes:

  1. Off sales will be allowed when the premises is open for on sales until 23:00
  2. Any condition on the licence that would prevent off sales is temporarily suspended.
  3. Off sales can be allowed in an open container
  4. Deliveries can be made to a residential or business address
  5. Off sales can be made into spaced not covered by a premises licence
  6. Club certificates are not included
  7. Police have a summary off sales review process if required.

This provision will be in place until 30 September 2021.

Further guidance regarding off sales provision can be found on the GOV.UK website.