Agenda and draft minutes

Licensing Sub-Committee
Monday, 4th September, 2017 2.00 pm

Venue: Wey Room - East Hampshire District Council, Penns Place, Petersfield, Hants. GU31 4EX. View directions

Contact: James Harris  Democratic Services Officer - 01730 234098

Items
No. Item

1.

Election of Chairman

Minutes:

RESOLVED that Councillor M Johnson be elected Chairman.

2.

Apologies for Absence

To receive and record any apologies for absence.

Minutes:

There were Apologies for Absence from Councillor A Glass.

3.

Chairman's Announcements

Minutes:

There were no Chariman’s Announcements.

4.

Declarations of Interest

To receive and record any declarations of interest from members present in respect of the application being considered.

Minutes:

There were no declarations of interest.

5.

Exclusion of the Public and Press

RECOMMENDED that the press and public be excluded from the meeting during consideration of the following item as:

 

(a)       it is likely, in view of the nature of the business to be transacted, or the nature of the proceedings, that if members of the public were present during that item there would be disclosure to them of exempt information of the descriptions specified in paragraphs of Part 1 of Schedule 12A (as amended) of the Local Government Act 1972; and

 

(b)       in all the circumstances of the case, the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information.

Minutes:

RESOLVED that the press and the public be excluded from the meeting during consideration of the following item as:

           

(a)          it is likely, in view of the nature of the business to be transacted, or the nature of the proceedings, that if members of the public were present during that item there would be disclosure to them of exempt information of the descriptions specified in Part 1 of Schedule 12A (as amended) to the Local Government Act 1972; and

 

(b)    in all the circumstances of the case, the public interest in  

maintaining the exemption outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information.

 

6.

Licensing Act 2003 - Application for a Personal Licence

Report of the Licensing Officer, enclosed.

Minutes:

The Licensing Officer introduced the exempt report and explained that on hearing the evidence, the Sub-Committee could decide to grant the licence or refuse the licence.

 

After hearing evidence from all parties, the Sub-Committee adjourned to make its decision at 14:12pm.

 

The Sub-Committee reconvened at 14:29pm.

 

The Council’s Solicitor read the sub-committee’s decision.