Agenda and draft minutes

Venue: This meeting will be a virtual meeting and therefore will not take place in a physical location

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No. Item

LIC 20/24

Apologies for Absence


Apologies for Absence were received from Councillor Peter Tyson.

LIC 20/25

Declarations of Interests in Agenda Items:


There were no declarations of interest made at this meeting.

LIC 20/26

Minutes of the meeting held on 4 December 2020 pdf icon PDF 358 KB


Consideration was given to the Minutes of the meeting held on 4 December 2020.

A vote was then taken by way of a roll call.

On a vote of 9 For, 0 Against and 0 Abstentions, it was therefore:-

RESOLVED – That the minutes of the meeting held on 4 December 2020 be signed by the Chair as a correct record.


LIC 20/27

Exempt Information


The Chair moved and it was

RESOLVED:- that pursuant to Section100(A)(4) of the Local Government Act 1972, as amended, the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds of likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in paragraph 7 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Act.


LIC 20/28

Grant of Hackney Carriage Driver's Licence (Agenda Item 4)


Consideration was given to a report submitted on a request received for the

Grant of a Hackney Carriage Driver’s Licence.

The applicant attended the hearing via an audio link and addressed the Committee.

A vote was then taken by way of a roll call.

On a vote of 7 For, 1 Against and 1 Abstention, it was therefore:-

RESOLVED:- that the applicant’s Hackney Carriage Driver’s Licence be refused


LIC 20/29

Update on Review of Conditions


The Public Protection Manager provided Committee with an update on where the Review of Licensing Conditions had reached. It was stated that the process had paused due to the pressures of the Covid 19 pandemic. I was confirmed that the process would re-commence from the Public Consultation stage.

RESOLVED:- that the update be noted.


LIC 20/30

Future agenda items


Committee was asked to identify any subjects they felt would be beneficial in the execution of their Licensing duties that could be agenda items for future meetings.

RESOLVED:- that Members notify the Public Protection Manager of any items for inclusion in future agendas.


LIC 20/31

Date and Time of Next Meeting


The next meeting of the Licensing Panel will be held on Thursday

25 March 2021 at 2:00pm. This will be a virtual meeting.



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