2023 Rugby World Cup Licensing
The Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012 has been temporarily amended for the 2023 Rugby World Cup.
If you are an on-licence or club licence holder and wish to extend trading hours to televise World Cup game(s) without applying for a special licence, you must notify us and the Police seven days before the game(s).
If notification is not received seven days before the game, you cannot open.
- Flowchart Guide for notification
- Rugby World Cup schedule
- Fact Sheet for licensees
- Extended trading hours template
- Guidance for licensees to meet notification requirements
- Display notice template
Please contact our Regulatory Services Manager Frances Shepherd at [email protected] or phone 209-0330 if you need more information.