Promoting Best Practise Within Scotland’s Licensed Trade Industry

The National Licensed Trade Partnership promotes best practice between Police Scotland and the wider licensed trade. The partnership meets quarterly to discuss a number of items from operational issues, ways of working positively and other common ground. 


“To develop and promote positive partnership working between Police Scotland and the licensed trade, in order to increase legal understanding and support a shared aim of best practice, responsible operation and respect”.

NLTP Scotland - Who We Are

The NLTP is headed by Donald Macleod (Chair of Glasgow Licensing Forum).

Partners and stakeholders include the Liquor Civic Licensing Policy Unit of Police Scotland, SIA, LSO’s, the Scottish Business Resilience Centre, trade associations, trade operators, Scottish licensing lawyers and press partners.


Membership of the NLTP is open to those working within the Scottish licensed trade environment. 

To join the NLTP email

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