Agenda

Licensing and Enforcement Committee
Tuesday, 17th March 2020 6.30 pm, CANCELLED

Venue: Meeting Room 1, North Warehouse, The Docks, Gloucester, GL1 2EP. View directions

Contact: Democratic and Electoral Services 

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies

To receive any apologies for absence.

2.

Declarations of Interest

To receive from Members, declarations of the existence of any disclosable pecuniary, or non-pecuniary, interests and the nature of those interests in relation to any agenda item. Please see Agenda Notes.

3.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 133 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 19th March, 2019. This is because the meetings scheduled for the 10th December 2019, 10th September 2019 and the 11th June 2019 were cancelled.

4.

Minutes of Licensing Sub-Committees

Members are requested to indicate whether they wish to discuss the exempt minutes listed at agenda item 10. If so, it will be necessary to resolve to exclude the Press and Public (agenda item 9) and circulate the exempt minutes prior to any discussion of the exempt minutes listed at agenda item 10.

 

Should no Member wish to discuss the minutes, the Committee are invited to resolve to receive the exempt minutes without discussion.

5.

Public Question Time (15 minutes)

To receive any questions from members of the public provided that a question does not relate to:

 

·         Matters which are the subject of current or pending legal proceedings, or

·         Matters relating to employees or former employees of the Council or comments in respect of individual Council Officers

6.

Petitions and Deputations (15 minutes, maximum 3 minutes per person)

To receive any petitions and deputations provided that no such petition or deputation is in relation to:

 

·         Matters relating to individual Council Officers, or

·         Matters relating to current or pending legal proceedings

7.

Taxi Tariff pdf icon PDF 119 KB

To consider the report of the Head of Place which presents to members a proposal submitted by Gloucester Hackney Carriage Association (GHCA) for an increase to the current Hackney Carriage tariff.

Additional documents:

8.

Quarterly Update - March 2020 pdf icon PDF 123 KB

To consider the report of the Head of Place, outlining to Members details of key Licensing Activities carried out from October 2019 to February 2020, including applications and service requests received, details of any enforcement work, progress updates of our work plan and any changes in Licensing Law.

Additional documents:

9.

Exclusion of the Press and Public

EXCLUSION OF THE PRESS AND PUBLIC

 

To consider the following resolution should members wish to discuss agenda item 10 (exempt minutes):

 

“That the press and public be excluded from the meeting during the following item of business on the grounds that it is likely, in view of the nature of proceeding, that if members of the press or public are present during consideration of this item there will be disclosure to them of exempt information as defined in Paragraphs 1, 2, 3 & 7 of Part 1 of Schedule12A of the Local Government Act 1972 as amended.”

10.

Exempt Minutes of the Licensing Enforcement Sub-Committee

To receive the exempt minutes of the following meetings of the Licensing Enforcement SubCommittee, if members decide they want to discuss them:

 

16th April 2019 – 3rd March 2020. 20 Sets of minutes.

 

 

11.

Date of next meeting

Tuesday, 16th June 2020 at 6.30 p.m.