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No commission for alcohol

This condition is added to club premises certificates and outlines that nobody is to get a commission payment for purchasing alcohol made by the club.

Mandatory Condition 5

That there are no arrangements in place for anyone to receive any commission, percentage or similar payment at the expense of the club based upon purchases of alcohol made by the club.

Guidance relating to this condition

The mandatory condition reinforces some of the general conditions that the club is a 'qualifying club'.

The general conditions are:

  • that under the rules of the club, persons may not be admitted to membership, or be admitted, as candidates for membership, to any of the privileges of membership without an interval of at least two days between their nomination for membership and their admission
  • that under the rules of the club, those becoming members without prior nomination or application may not be admitted to the privileges of membership without an interval of at least two days between their becoming members and their admission
  • that the club is established and conducted in good faith as a club
  • that the club has at least 25 members
  • That alcohol is not supplied to members on the premises otherwise than by or on behalf of the club