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Licence to provide sales demonstrations at a hotel or catering company

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Netherlands Enterprise Agency, RVO

Hotels and catering establishments that organise sales demonstrations or operate a retail outlet, must observe strict conditions. Read more.

Do you run a hotel or catering establishment in the Netherlands and do you want to organise a sales demonstration? Or do you want to operate a retail outlet in your establishment? You may for instance want to sell products not for immediate consumption. In that case in some municipalities a licence is required.

To obtain a licence you must state for example:

  • why you want to organise the demonstration
  • what you want to demonstrate
  • when you want to organise this demonstration

In some case you do not need a licence. This depends for instance on whether or not you will be serving alcohol in the same room as the demonstration. Please contact your municipality for more information.

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