Agenda

Licensing Committee
Thursday, 17th September, 2020 10.00 am

Venue: Virtual Skype Meeting

Contact: Jill Holyoake - Democratic Services  Email: jill.holyoake@bcpcouncil.gov.uk

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Items
No. Item

1.

Election of Chairman

Councillors are asked to elect a chairman of the Licensing Committee for the 2020/2021 Municipal Year.

2.

Election of Vice Chairman

Councillors are asked to elect a vice chairman of the Licensing Committee for the 2020/21 Municipal Year.

3.

Apologies

To receive any apologies for absence from Councillors.

4.

Substitute Members

To receive information on any changes in the membership of the Committee.

 

Note – When a member of a Committee is unable to attend a meeting of a Committee or Sub-Committee, the relevant Political Group Leader (or their nominated representative) may, by notice to the Monitoring Officer (or their nominated representative) prior to the meeting, appoint a substitute member from within the same Political Group. The contact details on the front of this agenda should be used for notifications.

 

5.

Declarations of Interests

Councillors are requested to declare any interests on items included in this agenda. Please refer to the workflow on the preceding page for guidance.

Declarations received will be reported at the meeting.

6.

Confirmation of Minutes pdf icon PDF 209 KB

To confirm and sign as a correct record the minutes of the Licensing Committee held on 4 March 2020, and the minutes of the Licensing Sub Committees held on  24 February, 3 and 17 March, 14 and 28 April, 4 and 20 May, 16 June, 8 and 21 July, and 12 and 19 August 2020.

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7.

Public Issues pdf icon PDF 45 KB

To receive any public questions, statements or petitions submitted in accordance with the Constitution. Further information on the requirements for submitting these is available to view at the following link:-

https://democracy.bcpcouncil.gov.uk/ieListMeetings.aspx?CommitteeID=151&Info=1&bcr=1

 

The deadline for the submission of public questions is Thursday 10 September 2020.

The deadline for the submission of a statement is 12.00 noon, Wednesday 16 September 2020.

The deadline for the submission of a petition was Wednesday 2 September 2020.

8.

Licensing Act 2003 - Review of Statement of Licensing Policy (SOLP) pdf icon PDF 140 KB

This is the first Statement of Licensing Policy for BCP Council since the establishment, on the 1st April 2019 of a single local government area for the now dissolved boroughs of Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole.

 

Following 2 consultation periods, agreed by members of the Licensing Committee and undertaken in accordance with Section 5 of the Licensing Act 2003, the Licensing Committee on behalf of the Licensing Authority must now consider all responses received in respect of the proposed Statement of Licensing Policy and either decide to include them or exclude them and provide reasons for their decision.

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9.

Consideration of draft Taxi and Private Hire Policies for BCP Council for public consultation pdf icon PDF 221 KB

These are the first Draft Taxi and Private Hire Policies for BCP Council since the establishment, on the 1st April 2019 of a single local government area for the now dissolved boroughs of Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole.

 

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