Personal Identification

SBPA chief executive Patrick Browne (centre)  gets the support of the manager of the City Walls pub in Stirling, Ross Mamo (right), and staff member Lauren Kerr

SBPA re-launches Challenge 25 campaign

By Ellie Bothwell

The Scottish Beer and Pub Association (SBPA) has re-launched its Challenge 25 campaign ahead of the Scottish Government expanding the range of valid forms of identification.

Licensed premises must have an age verification process in place

Mandatory code: second-half live

By Ewan Turney

The second part of the controversial Mandatory Code on alcohol retailing comes into force today — even though it may be scrapped within months....

PASS system is simple and low cost, says Humphreys

PASS hits back at ID card survey

By John Harrington

The man heading the national ID card scheme PASS has criticised a new survey that claims just 4% of young people would use the scheme. A poll of...

PASS-accredited cards still have a future

PASS ID cards have 'infinite future'

By Ewan Turney

PASS (Proof of Age Standards Scheme) accredited ID cards have an "infinite future" despite the on-set of National ID cards.

Fake ID: causes problems for licensees

Couple jailed for running fake ID factory

By John Harrington

A couple have been jailed for running a "factory" producing fake ID used by youngsters to buy alcohol, in a landmark prosecution. Adrian Holmes and...