Agenda and minutes

Licensing Committee
Thursday, 16th July, 2015 6.00 pm

Venue: Conference Room 3 - Civic Centre. View directions

Contact: Sue Lawrence, Democratic Support Officer  023 8083 3569

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Apologies and Changes in Membership (If Any)

To note any changes in membership of the Committee made in accordance with Council Procedure Rule 4.3.


The Committee noted that apologies had been received from Councillors Lloyd and Spicer.


The Head of Legal and Democratic Services, acting under delegated powers, had appointed Councillors Jordan and Lewzey to replace them for the purposes of this meeting.



Election of Vice-Chair

To elect the Vice Chair for the Municipal Year 2015/16.



RESOLVED that Councillor Furnell be elected as Vice-Chair for the 2015/2016 Municipal Year.



Minutes of the Previous meeting (including matters arising) pdf icon PDF 122 KB

To approve and sign as a correct record the Minutes of the meeting held on 30th April 2015 and to deal with any matters arising, attached.



RESOLVED that the minutes of the meeting held on 30th April 2015 be approved and signed as a correct record.



Statement of Licensing Policy pdf icon PDF 91 KB

Report of the Head of Legal and Democratic Services seeking approval of the Statement of Licensing Policy to run from 7th January 2016 to 6th January 2021, attached.

Additional documents:


The Committee considered a report of the Head of Legal and Democratic Services setting out, in accordance with Section 5 of the Licensing Act 2003 requiring the Council as the Licensing Authority to adopt a Statement of Licensing Policy every five years, a proposed revised Statement of Licensing Policy to be submitted for consultation.




(i)  that the proposed Statement of Licensing Policy and the associated reports be approved for the purpose of consultation; and

(ii)  that at the end of the consultation period the amended draft Statement of Licensing Policy be reviewed by the Committee with the intention to recommend the adoption of it by Full Council on 18th November 2015.