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Hi, welcome to just answer and thank you for your patience. I am a solicitor and happy to review your question. If you are selling alcoholic cocktails you must have a licence. I am not sure what you mean by piggy backing. If you own the off-licence and already have a licence for selling alcohol and these cocktails are being sold through the off licence then you would not need to apply separately, however If this is a different business from a different premises you must apply for a separate licence. Any clarification please do not hesitate to send your follow up question, I am happy to review further for you. All the best.
Hi, thank you for your response. With the premises licence and the exceptional off-sales premises now available up to Sept 2021 due to the COVID-19, you will not have much problem working under the off-licence licence however piggy backing on a personal licence to sell the alcohol is not so easy and neither is it lawful. You could consider having a distributor agreement with the off-licence or partnership or franchise .. you really can have any contractual agreement where you will pay a commission that should not amount to a profit share agreement or a fee for the licence. I would strongly recommend that you engage a commercial contracts solicitor, they can draft an agreement that avoids these pitfalls for you.