Understand the rules when it comes to posting ads outside your venue to promote events or risk a fine.
Whilst customers at pubs, bars and restaurants are keen to make use of outdoor areas for eating and drinking during summer months, to safeguard your licence you must keep an eye (and ear) on noise levels.
For hospitality businesses who pay the levy, 25% of an apprenticeship account can now be transferred to other businesses in the supply chain, helping smaller businesses to benefit from attracting, up-skilling and retaining staff
Failure to investigate full statutory compliance with fire, asbestos and other regulations when acquiring a new hospitality site could hamper trade and leave directors open to a criminal offence.
As part of a series of new measures to support workers, the Government has announced that it intends to introduce legislation to prevent "poor tipping practices”, including excessive deductions from tips and gratuities that should go to staff.
An urgent need to control the use of plastics has led to the proposal for a deposit scheme for single use drinks containers; details are still sketchy however.