Agenda

Licensing Committee - Tuesday, 24th August, 2021 2.00 pm

Venue: TBC

Contact: Heather Bowers  01670 622609

Items
No. Item

1.

MEMBERSHIP AND TERMS OF REFERENCE

15 Members (7:5:1:1:1)

 

(same membership and chair/ vice chair as Licensing and Regulatory Committee) 

 

Quorum - 4

Chair: I. Hutchinson

Vice Chair: C. Humphrey

 

Conservative 

Labour 

Independent Group 

Liberal Democrats 

Green Party 

Ind Non-Grouped 

J. Beynon 

B. Gallacher 

C. Taylor 

A. Sharp 

 

S. Lee 

T. Cessford 

J. Foster 

 

 

 

 

D. Ferguson 

K. Nisbet 

 

 

 

 

C. Hardy 

K. Parry 

 

 

 

 

C. Humphrey 

A.Wallace 

 

 

 

 

I. Hutchinson 

 

 

 

 

 

C. Seymour 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Terms of Reference

 

(1)    The Licensing Committee will exercise all the powers and duties of the Council under the Licensing Act 2003 and the Gambling Act 2005, except for those functions that are reserved to the Council. 

 

(2)    The Licensing Committee may arrange for any functions which it exercises to be discharged by:-

 

(a)      a Sub Committee established by it; or

 

(b)      an officer of the Council as Licensing Authority.

 

The Committee will report to the Council on any such arrangements it may make.

 

(3)    Where the Licensing Committee exercises the function of determining any application or similar matter, it will do so through a Sub Committee.

2.

APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

3.

MINUTES pdf icon PDF 87 KB

Minutes of the meeting of the Licensing Committee, held on Wednesday 11 February 2021, as circulated, to be confirmed as a true record and signed by the Chair.

4.

DISCLOSURE OF MEMBERS' INTERESTS

Unless already entered in the Council’s Register of Members’ interests, members are required to disclose any personal interest (which includes any disclosable pecuniary interest) they may have in any of the items included on the agenda for the meeting in accordance with the Code of Conduct adopted by the Council on 4 July 2012, and are reminded that if they have any personal interests of a prejudicial nature (as defined under paragraph 17 of the Code Conduct) they must not participate in any discussion or vote on the matter and must leave the room. NB Any member needing clarification must contact the Monitoring Officer – monitoringofficer@northumberland.gov.uk.  Please refer to the guidance on disclosures at the rear of this agenda letter.

5.

REPORTS OF THE HEAD OF HOUSING AND PUBLIC PROTECTION pdf icon PDF 107 KB

(1)      Statement of Licensing Policy

 

 To advise Members of a proposed consultation regarding the Statement of Licensing    Policy

6.

FUTURE MEETINGS

Future meetings of the Licensing Committee will commence at 2.00 pm and take place on:

 

Wednesday 27 October 2021

Wednesday 15 December 2021

Wednesday 16 February 2022

Wednesday 27 April 2022

7.

URGENT BUSINESS

To consider such other business as, in the opinion of the Chair, should, by reason of special circumstances, be considered as a matter of urgency.