Agenda and minutes

Licensing Regulatory Committee - Tuesday, 10 November 2015 2.25 p.m.

Venue: District Council Chamber, South Lakeland House, Kendal. View directions

Contact: Paul Rogers 

Note: This meeting will convene on the rising of the Licensing Committee. Licensing Committee commences at 2.00 pm. 

Items
No. Item

LR/14

MINUTES pdf icon PDF 125 KB

To authorise the Chairman to sign, as a correct record, the minutes of the meeting of the Committee held on 25 August 2015 (copy attached).

Minutes:

RESOLVED - That the Chairman be authorised to sign, as a correct record, the minutes of the meeting of the Committee held on 25 August 2015.

LR/15

MINUTES OF LICENSING REGULATORY SUB-COMMITTEES pdf icon PDF 172 KB

To receive the minutes of the meetings of Licensing Regulatory Sub-Committees held on 13 August 2015 and 21 September 2015 (copies attached) and for the Chairmen of the appropriate Sub-Committees to sign, as correct records.

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Minutes:

RESOLVED – That the minutes of the meetings of the Licensing Regulatory Sub-Committees held on 13 August 2015 and 21 September 2015 be received and the Chairmen of the appropriate Sub-Committees be authorised to sign, as correct records.

LR/16

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

To receive declarations by Members of interests in respect of items on this Agenda.

 

Members are reminded that, in accordance with the revised Code of Conduct, they are required to declare any disclosable pecuniary interests or other registrable interests which have not already been declared in the Council’s Register of Interests.  (It is a criminal offence not to declare a disclosable pecuniary interest either in the Register or at the meeting.)

 

Members may, however, also decide, in the interests of clarity and transparency, to declare at this point in the meeting, any such disclosable pecuniary interests which they have already declared in the Register, as well as any other registrable or other interests.

 

If a Member requires advice on any item involving a possible declaration of interest which could affect his/her ability to speak and/or vote, he/she is advised to contact the Monitoring Officer at least 24 hours in advance of the meeting.

Minutes:

RESOLVED - That it be noted that no declarations of interest were made.

LR/17

LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT 1972 - EXCLUDED ITEMS

To consider whether the items, if any, in Part II of the Agenda should be considered in the presence of the press and public.

Minutes:

RESOLVED – That it be noted that there were no excluded items on the Agenda.

LR/18

PUBLIC PARTICIPATION

Any member of the public who wishes to ask a question, make representations or present a deputation or petition at this meeting should apply to do so before the commencement of the meeting.  Information on how to make the application can be obtained by viewing the Council’s Website www.southlakeland.gov.uk or by contacting the Democratic and Electoral Services Manager on 01539 717440.

 

(1)       Questions and Representations

 

            To receive any questions or representations which have been received from members of the public.

 

(2)       Deputations and Petitions

 

            To receive any deputations or petitions which have been received from members of the public.

Minutes:

RESOLVED – That it be noted that no questions, representations, deputations or petitions had been received.

LR/19

REVIEW OF LICENSING FEES AND CHARGES 2016/2017 pdf icon PDF 151 KB

To consider the proposed increases to certain fees and charges for licensable activities, hackney carriage and private hire licensing.

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Minutes:

The Principal Food, Licensing and Safety Officer presented a report which requested the Committee to consider the proposed increases to certain fees and charges for licensable activities, hackney carriage and private hire licensing, to work towards full recovery in those areas.

 

Circulated at the meeting was a revised Appendix 4 – Benchmarking Fees.

 

RESOLVED - That the fees and charges for the financial year 2016/17, as set out in Appendices 1 and 2 to these minutes, be adopted.

Appendices 1 and 2 pdf icon PDF 81 KB

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