FF TD slams cost of bouncer licences

Jack Chambers has described the cost as “extortionate”

12th June, 2016
Jack Chambers has raised concerns over the price of bouncers licences Pic: RollingNews.ie

A Fianna Fáil TD has described as “extortionate” the cost of getting a licence to work as a nightclub bouncer.

Jack Chambers said the fees of up to €250 for mandatory training courses and €150 for a licence were a barrier for unemployed people who wanted to get into the business. “To get properly qualified, a lot of them find it extremely difficult to meet the cost. It seems extortionate,” he...

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