Previously known as Accommodation Know-How, the guides below cover important areas such as whether you can charge a guest if they don’t turn up, whether you need music and film copyright licences and guidance on marketing your business within regulations. Attraction operators will also find legislation applicable to their business, such as regulations on hiring staff and health and safety. You can also learn about your statutory obligations regarding health and safety and fulfill your legal requirement for a fire risk assessment using our Fire Risk Assessment Tool.
The Pink Book is also available as a printed copy for £9.99 plus £1.50 postage. If you would like to order a copy of the Pink Book 2014: legislation for tourist accommodation, email [email protected]. If you are a member of VisitEngland’s National Quality Assessment Scheme for accommodation and have not yet received your free copy, email [email protected].
Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained in this guide, we regret that we cannot be responsible for any errors. This guide is not intended to be a definitive statement of the law in England. If you require precise or detailed information on the legislation mentioned in this guide, or on the legal implications for you in particular, you should consult a professional legal adviser.