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Apologies for absence and substitutions


Declarations of interest


Urgent matters

To consider any items of business, other than those shown on this agenda and which, by reason of special circumstances to be stated at the meeting, in the opinion of the Chairman, should be considered at the meeting as a matter of urgency.



Appointment of Vice-Chair

To appoint a Vice-Chair to the Licensing Committee for the 2021/22 municipal year.


Minutes of the meeting held on the 22 February 2021 pdf icon PDF 217 KB

The Chair will move that the minutes of the meeting be signed as a correct record. The only part of the minutes that can be discussed is their accuracy.


Statement Of Principles Under The Gambling Act 2005 Report pdf icon PDF 306 KB

Contact Officer: Emma Coles

The Council’s Statement of Principles for Gambling (also known as the Gambling Policy) expired on 31 December 2021. The Gambling Act 2005 (the Act) requires the Licensing Authority to prepare and publish a new three year Statement of Licensing Principles which is due to be effective from the 31 December 2021.


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Draft Statement of Licensing Policy Report pdf icon PDF 302 KB

Contact Officer: Emma Coles

The purpose of this report is to provide the Committee with an opportunity to give initial comments on the draft policy and approve for consultation purposes.

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Licensing Enforcement Policy pdf icon PDF 332 KB

Contact Officer: Emma Coles

The Licensing Service already has an approved Licensing Enforcement Policy in compliance with the Enforcement Concordat which provides details of the enforcement systems in place. The policy needs some minor amendments to reflect the Shared Licensing Service (SLS) now provides.

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Review of work programme pdf icon PDF 7 KB

The committee is asked to note and review its Work Programme.



Exclusion of press and public

To consider whether, in view of the nature of the remaining items on the agenda, any of them are likely to involve the disclosure of exempt or confidential information within the terms of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972



Confidential / exempt items for information