Welcome to the Federation of Licensed Victuallers Associations (FLVA). The FLVA is a members’ organisation looking after the business interests of self-employed licensees in the licensed trade. The licensed trade can be a minefield and licensees can feel as though they are being hit from all sides: customers, suppliers, local council, the media, you name it, there always seems to be someone knocking at their door.
This is where the FLVA comes in. We have been operating for 20 years this year and offer advice, help and assistance 365 days a year in all areas affecting self employed licensees. The FLVA brings numerous benefits to its members, all of which are included in the annual membership fee. Details of the FLVA’s services are included within this web site.
The long awaited statutory code is now in place from today 21/07/16.
A COMPREHENSIVE QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS SHEET PRODUCED BY OURSELVES IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE ALMR & BII CAN BE FOUND BY FOLLOWING :-
The Pubs Code Regulations now supersedes Version 6 of the Voluntary Industry Framework code for Pub Operating business’s with over 500 tied houses. PIRRS and PICAS cases under the voluntary code will still be heard for a period of 1 year. The web site for the Pubs Code Adjudicator can be found at https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/pubs-code-adjudicator where there are many useful fact sheets summarising the code.
RENT REVIEWS SCHEDULED BETWEEN 21 JULY AND 20 JANUARY 2017
There is specific information for tied pub tenants who have a scheduled and unresolved rent review between 21st July 2016 and 20th January 2017 giving details of the revised dates and procedures surrounding the request for Market Rent Only.
NEW VOLUNTARY CODES FOR PUB OPERATING COMPANIES WHO OPERATE LESS THAN 500 TIED HOUSES
A separate voluntary code has also been introduced as of today to encompass Pub operating business’s operating less than 500 tied outlets and for those operating outlets in Scotland these can be found at the links below and in our members area.
FREE TO MEMBERS
New dates and locations for the FLVA/BII/ALMR MRO briefings are as below.
Venues and programme to follow.
June 22nd - London am
July 5th - Guildford
July 20th - Nottingham pm
September 13th - Leeds pm
September 26th - Liverpool pm
October 3rd - Birmingham
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to register - Quoting subject “MRO Briefings”
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