Welcome to National Pubwatch

National Pubwatch is a voluntary organisation set up to promote best practice through supporting the work of local Pubwatch Schemes. Its aim is to achieve a safer drinking environment in all licensed premises throughout the UK.

‘Voluntary schemes like Pubwatch show how licensed businesses can work effectively together to promote a safer drinking environment in their local community, by sharing information and forging better links with the Police’

Jeremy Browne MP – Crime Prevention Minister

‘Pubwatch schemes working together with the Police can make a real difference to improving the safety of people working and socialising in our town and city centres’

Chief Constable Adrian Lee – ACPO

News in brief


After Dark doorman loses licence after town centre 'scuffle'



Nominations for the 2014 National Pubwatch winner open



Pub sex attacker jailed for 5 years



Drinks for friends after hours
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Is transfer consent essential?
I have a situation whereby a premises licence holder is...