Sunday trading deregulation

Guidance notes for applicants for Sunday trading permits

From 30th October 2019 restrictions for larger stores to trade on Sundays will be lifted allowing all stores to choose if trading on Sunday is of benefit to their business model or not.

From 2020 the new restricted hours permits will replace the previous way large stores applied to open. Large stores wishing to trade on more than one individual Sunday in 2020 will need to apply for the new full year restricted hours permit.

These guidance notes for applicants for Sunday trading permits explains how it works and should assist you with any questions you have.  For further information on the permits and to apply please contact your parish.