• 2018- 2023 Statement of Licensing Policy

    Shoreditch Town Centre and some surrounding streets are covered by a Social Policy area for Licensed premises which sets out different criteria for License applicants. The full policy can be found below :

  • Be Heard on Hackney’s Licensing Policy 2023

    Local councils responsible for licensing – alcohol, late night food, live music etc – are required to review their policies every few years.  Hackney will shortly – March 2023, launch a consultation on its licensing policy. In advance we are seeking input from stakeholders. On 8th Dec. Licensing produced guidance for the licensing committee. Which … Continue reading Be Heard on Hackney’s Licensing Policy 2023


  • Urgent Action – Deadline 07/04/2014

    The Licencing Committee of the SCA has made a recommendation.  If you feel the same, please consider sending representations to Hackney Council (licensing@hackney.gov.uk).  Sample language is below. Application – Former “Food Hall” at 374/378 Old Street, London EC1V 9LT Details – Live and recorded music, and supply of alcohol, from 10:00 to 00:00 Sun to … Continue reading Urgent Action – Deadline 07/04/2014