COVID-19 - Coronavirus: information for licence holders

Licence holders

If your business is listed in the Public Health England, The Health Protection (Coronavirus, Business Closure) Regulations 2020 you must close.

Further closures were announced on 23 March 2020 and now include all non-essential shops.

If your business is not included on the governments closure lists, you can remain open. However, there are extra precautions that should be taken:

  • you should follow the government guidance on social distancing
  • regularly clean high touch areas, such as door handles etc
  • ensure that regularly hand washing takes place

Our licensing team will continue to offer a service for as long as practically possible. In line with government guidance, face-to-face contact is temporarily suspended. Applications can be submitted via our website and via email.

If you are experiencing financial difficulties due to the coronavirus outbreak, please contact us to discuss.

Telephone: 0300 300 8307
Email: licensing.section@centralbedfordshire.gov.uk