Representing Dublin’s
Publicans Since 1817

The Licensed Vintners Association (LVA) is the trade association and representative body for the publicans of Dublin. It is one of the oldest trade associations in the country with an unbroken history tracing back to its foundation in 1817.

The purpose of the Association is to represent the views of the publicans of Dublin to key stakeholders and to promote their strategic business interests.


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- Why pubs are not to blame for binge drinking

Irish Independent article by LVA CEO Dónall O'Keeffe 09.04.2014   Supermarkets and off licences no account for 55 pc of alcohol sales and this figure is set to rise further in the medium term.  Young people purchase a much higher percentage...

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- LVA Conference hears that Differentiation is the Key for Pubs going forward

Wednesday 19th February 2014. Differentiating their offering and building loyalty amongst customers are the key challenges facing publicans according to business experts. A conference organised by the Licensed Vintners Association heard that publicans need to set their businesses apart...

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