England became smoke free from 1 July 2007 under the Health Act 2006. The law covers every licensed premises.
Licence holders may provide a facility for their customers to allow them to smoke. To do this you may need to:
- vary your premises licence
- seek an informal amendment to your plan of the premises
You may have to obtain a change to your planning permission. In some cases, you might also need permission from the Highways Authority for a pavement licence.
For more information please contact us online.