Legal requirements for tourism businesses



You must comply with certain legal duties when starting or running a tourist accommodation business.

You must receive certification from Tourism Northern Ireland before you can begin running your business.  See tourist accommodation certification.

Whether you're providing serviced or self-catering accommodation, you must also follow the law in respect of:

For more details on the licences you need for your tourism business, see get the right licences for your accommodation business.

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