Department for Culture Media and Sport
Alcohol, entertainment and late night refreshment licensing statistics were formerly produced by DCMS and designated as National Statistics under subsection 12(8) of the Statistics and Registration Service Act 2007. These entertainment licensing statistics (a subset of the previous statistics) have been produced and published by DCMS as a result of a machinery of government change.
Latest Release: 16/12/2012
Latest data relate to the number of licences in force on 31st March 2012 authorising the provision of regulated entertainment. The statistics cover England and Wales.