Responsible authorities

The organisations listed below have a specific role in law in respect of licence applications made under the Licensing Act 2003.

These organisations are know as responsible authorities and are statutory consulates for applications for the:

  • Premises Licence
  • Club Premises Certificate
  • Provisional Statements
  • Variation of Premises Licence or Club Premises Certificate (excluding minor variations)
  • Review of a Premises Licence / Club Premises Certificates.

Any responsible authorities may make a representation about any application subject to consultation.

Any representation must relate to one or more of the four licensing objectives which are:

  • the prevention of public nuisance
  • the protection of children from harm
  • the prevention of crime and disorder
  • public safety.

Responsible authorities for London Borough of Brent - Licensing Act 2003

Metropolitan Police
Metropolitan Police Licensing Team
Brent Civic Centre
Engineers Way
Wembley HA9 0FJ

licensing-qk@met.police.uk
Tel: 020 8733 3206

Fire Service
North West Area 1
London Fire Brigade
169 Union Street
London SE1 0LL

brentgroup@london-fire.gov.uk
Tel: 020 8555 1200 x38778

Regulatory Services
Brent Council
Brent Civic Centre
Engineers Way
Wembley HA9 0FJ

Regulatory services deals with matters relating to pollution, noise, public safety, health and safety and trading standards.

Tel: 020 8937 5252

Brent Local Safeguarding Children Board
Brent Council
Brent Civic Centre
Engineers Way
Wembley HA9 0FJ

brent.lscb@brent.gov.uk

Drug and Alcohol Team (DAAT)
Brent Council
Brent Civic Centre
Engineers Way
Wembley HA9 0FJ

Planning Service
Brent Council
Brent Civic Centre
Engineers Way
Wembley HA9 0FJ

planandbuild@brent.gov.uk
Tel: 020 8937 5210

Licensing Authority
Brent Council
Brent Civic Centre
Engineers Way
Wembley HA9 0FJ

Home Office Immigration Enforcement
Alcohol Licensing Team
Lunar House
40 Wellesley Road
Croydon CR9 2BY

alcohol@homeoffice.gsi.gov.uk