Hello my name is ***** ***** I will help you with this.
If you have a licence to sell until 10pm then as long as they PURCHASE before 10pm you will be ok.
After 10pm then you can not sell alcohol to them, but they could bring their own
To be clear, you can sell before 10pm, even if they consume afterwards
Can I clarify anything for you about this today please?
Thank you. Can you please provide a reference to support this please? (it will help me with the licensing authority.)
Its not quite like that. You are licenced to SELL alcohol during the permitted time. This is whenever your licence is up to. After this time you are not permitted to sell alcohol so after then it would be as if you are unlicenced. There is nothing to stop your customers bringing their own drinks in.
There is no reference as such as you are complying with your licence, ie to sell during a permitted time
You can allow customers to bring their own drinks even if within your licenced time.
Does that clarify?
I expected more information as I requested a detailed answer. The answer only referenced the sale of alcohol and not other factors to being open past my opening hours. It didn't define Purchase. If the answer cannot be detailed then I should be charged less.
I see you have rated poor service, which makes me very sad.
What else is it you would like to know from me?
You only need a licence for the sale of Alcohol
The Licencing Act 2003 states
For the purposes of this Part the “supply of alcohol” means—
(a)the sale by retail of alcohol, or
(b)the supply of alcohol by or on behalf of a club to, or to the order of, a member of the club.
Therefore if it does NOT fall within the meaning you do NOT need a licence.
Therefore it is outside the remit