Category: Licensing

Activities Licensing update – joint SAAF and SAPOE statement

Following the recent decision  at their 12th September meeting, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) Board have approved the development of a non-statutory Adventurous Activities accreditation scheme, which will require the repeal of the Adventurous Activities Licensing Regulations (AALR). The following information is offered from SAPOE and SAAF as way of an update to the Adventure Industry in Scotland as well as interested parties further afield

HSE Review of AALA – SAPOE statement on latest consultation

Interested parties only now have until the 9th March to comment on the HSE’s discussion document on its review of AALA.  The document sets out the three options that the HSE board will be taking forward for consideration, and your input will help inform HSE of what the industry across the UK feels about each […]

The Adventure Activities Licence Service moves forward!

The recent announcement by the government that it intends to keep Adventure Activities Licensing in England brings to an end several years of considerable uncertainty. We now feel we can re-group, re-think and look at delivering the day-to-day functions of the current Licensing scheme in a more effective way across England, Scotland, and Wales

The Adventure Activities Licence Service moves forward!

The recent announcement by the government that it intends to keep Adventure Activities Licensing in England brings to an end several years of considerable uncertainty. We now feel we can re-group, re-think and look at delivering the day-to-day functions of the current Licensing scheme in a more effective way across England, Scotland, and Wales