Legal Stuff – Resource List


Links:  The Department of Trading Standards Agency


Links:  Criminal Records Bureau provides safeguarding training and CRB checks for volunteers Business Link advice on CRB checks briefing to help arts groups write a policy guidance documents on their website to help write a safeguarding policy Cambridgeshire Local Safeguarding Children Board National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children

Event Lost Child or Vulnerable Person Procedure 


Links: free online service for selling tickets online ticket selling and promoting website

Event Cancellation 

Assessing Risks

Links: example risk assessments available from Health & Safety Executive

Risk Assessment
Example Risk Assessment – Event Stage 
Event Risk Assessment Template 

Health and Safety

Links: general advice on Health and Safety  Peterborough Council guide to putting on safe events

Cambridgeshire Acre – Community Facilities Fact Sheet 
A Guide to Organising Safe Events 
Event Safety Calculator

Data protection

Links: the Information Commissioners supply information on how to comply with the Data Protection Act

Food and Hygiene

Links: general advice on keeping food safe outdoor mobile catering advice Cambridge City Council advice on businesses supply food services for general advice on food and holding a street party

Food Safety Regulations for the Voluntary Sector 

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