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4 Weeks to your Change Day

The First 100 Days Journey commences 4 weeks before change date. This ensures you are well prepared for your new business venture and that you can concentrate and focus on value, service and quality from day 1. I am here to support you and provide any help and guidance through this journey and help you maximise your business opportunity. Your "Guide to Moving In" can be found in your Resources section, and covers everything you need to consider in the weeks leading up to the take over of your new pub (3.3-3.7, pages 4-6). You should also consider the following actions in the weeks before Change Day:

Actions to complete before Change Day:

  • Safe Start
  • First year marketing plan
  • Confirm Stocktaker and Accountant and broker
  • Transfer of Undertaking (TUPE) - Meeting with out-going tenant
  • Complete Agreement and Statutory Declaration (if applicable)
  • Designated Premises Supervisor (DPS) - Complete DPS Application Form (see Resources)
  • Set up Business Banking Account and PDQ machine
  • Set up Wireless Internet for Public use
  • Set up Social Media including Facebook and Twitter
  • Confirm Utility Suppliers and contracts
  • Website Development
  • Undertake a competitor review
  • Opening Night Plans
  • Complete relevant on-line training modules (see Resources)
  • Order Promotional Material including Wine Lists, Food Menu's and Banner promoting Opening event.
  • Prepare first order, drink and food
  • Confirm inventory requirements
  • Review licence
  • Undertake pricing review

Continue to your Change Day