Licensing Sub-Committee - Wednesday, 13th September, 2023 10.00 am

Venue: Committee Room, First Floor, BCP Civic Centre Annex, St Stephen's Rd, Bournemouth BH2 6LL. View directions

Contact: Michelle Cutler 01202 128581  Email:


No. Item


Election of Chair

To elect a Chair of this meeting of the Licensing Sub-Committee.



To receive any apologies for absence from Members.


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.


Protocol for Public Speaking at Virtual meetings pdf icon PDF 136 KB

A revised protocol for public speaking at formal virtual meetings of the Licensing Sub Committee when it is considering Licensing Act 2003 business is included with the agenda sheet for this meeting.


Southbourne Post Office, 14 Southbourne Grove, Bournemouth BH6 3RW pdf icon PDF 241 KB

An application has been received to vary the premises licence of the premises known as Southbourne Post Office, 14 Southbourne Grove, Bournemouth BH6 3RW.


This matter is brought before the Sub Committee for determination.

Additional documents:


Exclusion of Press and Public

In relation to the items of business appearing below, the Committee is asked to consider the following resolution: -


‘That under Section 100(A)(4) of the Local Government Act 1972, the public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that they involve the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in Paragraphs 1 and 2 in Part I of Schedule 12A of the Act and that the public interest in withholding the information outweighs such interest in disclosing the information.’


Consider the suitability of an applicant to become a licensed driver

The Licensing Sub-Committee is asked to consider whether the applicant for a Hackney Carriage/Private Hire licence is a ‘fit and proper’ person to be able to continue to the next stage of the driver application process.