Covid-19: Recovery for licensed premises

Advice, support and help for businesses in Cheltenham

We are committed, through our corporate recovery strategy, to supporting Cheltenham’s businesses to recover from Covid-19 pandemic restrictions. These webpages have been set up to help businesses in Cheltenham re-open and trade safely during the Covid-19 pandemic. These will be amended and updated as government advice and policy change. Please click or tap on the relevant category on the sidebar to find more specific advice and support.

We are producing a series of bulletins for licensed premises in response to Covid-19 issues and queries, including off-sales and minor variations. If you subscribe below, you will receive these by email along with any other relevant updates.

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You can read previous newsletter editions online.

The council’s approach to recovery

The council has published its overarching recovery plan for Cheltenham. An aspect of the council’s corporate recovery strategy includes work to support licensed business and Cheltenham’s wider evening and night-time economy (ENTE). A specific business, licensing and ENTE recovery plan has been drawn up and includes:

  1. Relaxing certain policy measures and restrictions
  2. Offering guidance
  3. Targeted sign posting
  4. Comprehensive FAQs
  5. Dedicated officer support and advice