Gloucester Late Night Levy – BBPA reiterates call for alternative approach, encourages Gloucester to follow Cheltenham’s example

  The British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) has reiterated calls for Gloucester City Council not to introduce a Late Night Levy, … [Read more...]

Beer sales down in 2016 – penny off a pint in the Budget would safeguard jobs and pubs, says BBPA

Beer sales down 1.0 per cent in 2016 (a decline of 78 million pints) Penny off a pint needed instead of the planned increase in Budget to … [Read more...]

Budget 2017 – leading industry bodies join forces to write to MPs urging them to back cut in beer duty in the Budget

Campaign launch - BBPA, CAMRA and SIBA urge MPs to write to the Chancellor New campaign website at All can get … [Read more...]

BBPA, SIBA and CAMRA publish ‘The Story of Beer Duty’ setting out damage caused by Beer Duty Escalator, and recovery of the sector post-2013

  The British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) has today published ‘The Story of Beer Duty: 2008-2016’, detailing how the … [Read more...]

Managing Safety in Pubs: British Beer & Pub Association highlights guidance for pubs in run up to festive season

  The British Beer & Pub Association has highlighted ‘Managing Safety in Pubs’, a guidance publication for licensees, with tips on … [Read more...]

Business Rates – check your new valuation today, urges BBPA

With today’s publication of new rateable values for pubs, the British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) is again reminding licensees to … [Read more...]

Deadline extension for BBPA Industry Awards

The British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) has extended the deadline for entries into their annual Industry Awards, to be presented at … [Read more...]

BBPA raises concerns over Camden licensing policy

The British Beer & Pub Association has raised concerns over plans by Camden Council to change its licensing policy in ways that would … [Read more...]

Reducing the energy burden for pubs – BBPA announces special one-day conference on Thursday, 5th May

The BBPA has announced a special conference, the ‘Pub Industry Energy Symposium’, to help pub operators navigate the big, and potentially … [Read more...]

BBPA a founding signatory of Courtauld Commitment 2025

The BBPA has today signed the Waste & Resources Action Plan (WRAP) Courtauld Commitment 2025, a world-leading voluntary agreement that … [Read more...]