Licensing Standards Officer

The Licensing Standards Officer (LSO) is a new creation of the 2005 Act.  The LSO has a wide ranging remit, the 2005 Act lays down three general functions:

  • to provide interested persons with information and guidance concerning the operation of the Act

  • to supervise compliance by the holders of premises and occasional licences

  • to provide mediation to avoid or resolve disputes and disagreement between premises and occasional licence holders and any other persons.

The LSO has a statutory right to enter and inspect licensed premises for the purpose of determining whether the activities on the premises are being carried out in accordance with the Act.

The Licensing Standards Officer for Stirling Council is:

Lindsay Fyfe

Old Viewforth

Contact Number: 01786 233615
Mobile Number: 07717544686 or email