Agenda

Licensing Committee
Friday, 23rd June, 2017 9.30 am

Venue: Council Chamber - The Guildhall. View directions

Contact: Democratic Services  Email: Democratic@portsmouthcc.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence

2.

Declarations of Members' Interests

3.

Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 67 KB

RECOMMENDED that the minutes of the previous meeting of the Licensing Policy Committee held on 10 March 2017 be agreed as a correct record and signed by the chair.

 

 

4.

Adoption of Statement of Licensing Policy - Gambling Act 2005. pdf icon PDF 91 KB

Purpose.

The purpose of this report is to inform the committee of the representations received in response to the consultation process which was undertaken on the draft statement of licensing policy in respect of the Gambling Act 2005. The consultation was undertaken between 31 March 2017 and 5 May 2017.

 

The report also seeks the approval of the Licensing Committee of the proposed final statement of licensing policy and to commend it for formal adoption by Council.

 

RECOMMENDATIONS

 

That the Licensing Committee:

(a) Considers the responses received and approves the amendments tothe proposed final statement of licensing policy;

(b) Refers this report to Council for information and guidance in respect of the requirements of the Gambling Act 2005; and

(c) Recommend that Council adopts the statement of licensing policy in accordance with Section 349 of the Gambling Act 2005

 

 

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5.

Adoption of Statement of Licensing Policy - Licensing Act 2003. pdf icon PDF 49 KB

Purpose.

The purpose of this report is to inform the committee of the representations received in response to the consultation process which was undertaken on the draft statement of licensing policy in respect of the Licensing Act 2003.  The consultation was undertaken between 31 March 2017 and 5 May 2017.

 

The report also seeks the approval of the Licensing Committee of the proposed final statement of licensing policy and to commend it for formal adoption by council.

 

RECOMMENDATIONS

 

That the Licensing Committee:

 

(a) Considers the responses received and approves the amendments to the  proposed final statement of licensing policy;

(b) Refers this report to Council for information and guidance in respect of the requirements of the Licensing Act 2003; and

(c) Recommend that Council adopts the statement of licensing policy in accordance with Section 5 of the Licensing Act 2003 with effect from 12 July 2017.

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