Statement of Principles

Under the Gambling Act 2005, the Council as the Licensing Authority is required to adopt a Statement of Principles, setting out how it will deal with various applications for licences and permits. The Council is required to review this statement at least every 3 years.

The Statement of Principles 2016 was approved by the Council on the 25th November 2015. It was published on The Council's Website, at Neath Civic Centre, Neath Library, Port Talbot Civic Centre and Port Talbot Library on the 4th December 2015.

The Policy is effective from the 31st January 2016. The policy can be viewed or downloaded by using the link below. Copies will be available at the Civic Centres at Neath and Port Talbot and the main libraries for reference only.

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  • Licensing Section, Civic Centre, Port Talbot, SA13 1PJ
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pdf Statement of Principles 2016 1.04 MB