The Scottish Government has issued a consultation on guidance on the provisions for licensing of sexual entertainment venues and changes to licensing of theatres.

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport has issued a consultation to seek views on the UK Government's proposals related to gaming machines and social responsibility measures.

The Scottish Government has issued a consultation to set out information relating to Minimum Unit Pricing for alcohol, and the government's preferred price of 50 pence per unit of alcohol.

The Department for Culture, Media & Sport have issued a call for evidence regarding maximum stakes and prizes of gaming machines across all premises licensed under the Gambling Act 2005; the number and location of gaming machines across all licensed premises; and social responsibility measures to protect players and communities from gambling related harm.

The Scottish Government is holding a consultation on the impact of modern technology such as smartphone apps on the licensing regime for taxis and private hire cars.

The Gambling Commission is holding a public consultation on proposed amendments to license conditions, codes of practice and guidance to licensing authorities relating to non-remote betting, bingo and casino operators and how they make gaming machines available for use.