Please ensure that you familiarise yourself with the following documents, many of them created by the Pubs Code Adjudicator (PCA), as they are there to protect you.

Your Pubs Code Rights exist to ensure you can:

  • Access all the information you need to make an informed choice about whether to enter into a Tied Agreement.
  • Have a rent assessment every five years.
  • Access discussion notes about rent, repairs, and your business rights.

Relevant documents:

Independent Professional Advice

Ensure you get independent advice from an appropriately qualified advisor before you enter a tied agreement with us. Make sure your advisor has professional indemnity insurance and are accredited by an appropriate professional association like RICS, IFA or CIMA.

Relevant Documents:

New Tied Agreements

Watch the video guide to Schedule One (which we call your Pub Information Pack) and then access the following information you need to make an informed decision about entering into a Tied Agreement:


Market Rent Only (MRO) Guides

Specific circumstances dictate your right to this option. Access the following documents to discover the detail:

Your Pubs Co Advice and Important Information

Code Compliance Report

Donna Gracey, our Code Compliance Officer, is required by the PCA to submit an annual report detailing Punch’s compliance with the Pubs Code.