Draft Statement of Licensing Policy (Gambling Act 2005) 2018

Scarborough Borough Council, as the Licensing Authority for Scarborough, Whitby and Filey has launched a public consultation following a comprehensive review of the Council’s Statement of Licensing Policy under the Gambling Act 2005.

We would welcome your comments on our proposals and in particular the key policy amendments detailed in the questionnaires.

To complete the questionnaire please click here >


When is the consultation taking place?

Start: 1 May 2018  End: 31 July 2018

Which audience or groups are being consulted?



  • North Yorkshire Police

  • Representatives of persons in gambling businesses in the area

  • Representatives of persons who are likely to be affected by the Policy

  • Residents groups

  • Community Associations

  • Faith Groups

  • Traders Associations

  • Neighbouring Licensing Authorities

  • Relevant Council Departments

  • Responsible Authorities

  • Ward Councillors

  • Parish Councillors

  • Members of the public

How are we consulting?

  • Postal Surveys

  • Web Survey

Area covered by the consultation?

  • Whole Borough



Licensing Services


Scarborough Borough Council, Town Hall, St Nicolas Street, Scarborough, North Yorkshire YO11 2HG


01723 232323




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