Intoxicating Liquor Acts

The Liquor Licencing Laws have evolved through various legislation since the 19th Century culminating in the 2000 Act, which brings a significant number of new provisions affecting various types of licences. The vast majority of licences require a Court Certificate. We can advise you on all licencing matters and in particular the following:

Types of Licence
Publicans Licence, Off Licences, Hotels, Restaurants, Clubs, Dancing to Music/Singing

Court Applications
New Licences, Annual Renewals, Transfer of Ownership by Sale, Lease or Succession.

Exemptions:-Exemptions for After Hours, Special Events,Clubs, Defence of Garda Prosecutions for after hours/found on.

Effects of Licencing (Combating Drugs /Abuses)Act 1997, Equal Status Act 2000 and Intoxicating Liquor Act 2000.

Auctioneers Licence

We will advise on all aspects including, Making Court Applications, Insurance Bond, Newspaper Publication, Accountants Certificate, Tax Clearance Certificate, Customs and Exise Requirements.

Dance Licence

We will advise you on all aspects including, Court Applications for Temporary Licence and Annual Licence Newspaper Publication, Fire Officer Requirements.

Bookmakers Licence

Appeal to District Court from Garda Refusal, Gaming and Lottery Applications, Driving Licence (Road Traffic Acts), Court Application for Restoration of Licence

If you feel you are seeking advice on licencing then please contact us at Geraghty & Co. Solicitors where we would be delighted to assist you. At Geraghty & Co., Solicitors we will use our expertise and experience to deal with your licencing matter in a timely and efficient manner at a very competitive rate.  If you have any query in respect of licencing or any other legal matter of which we can be of assistance, please contact us herein by phone on 091-565258 or email us at or use the ‘Contact Us’ section of our website.