Agenda

Licensing and Enforcement Committee
Tuesday, 15th June 2021 6.30 pm

Venue: Civic Suite, 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.

Appointment of Chair and Vice-Chair

To confirm the appointments made at the Annual Meeting of Council of Councillor Walford as Chair and Councillor Brooker as Vice-Chair of the Committee.

3.

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.

4.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 140 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on the 16th March, 2021.

5.

Minutes of Licensing Sub-Committees pdf icon PDF 346 KB

To receive the minutes of the following meeting of the Licensing Sub-Committee:-

 

·       Thursday 1st April 2021

6.

Minutes of Licensing and Enforcement Sub-Committees

Members are requested to indicate whether they wish to discuss the exempt minutes listed at agenda item 12.  If so, it will be necessary to resolve to exclude the Press and Public and circulate the exempt minutes prior to any discussion of the exempt minutes listed at agenda item 12.    

 

 

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

7.

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

8.

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

9.

Taxi Tariff pdf icon PDF 259 KB

To receive the report of the Head of Communities. The report outlines to members a proposal submitted by Gloucester Hackney Carriage Association (GHCA) for an increase to the current Hackney Carriage tariff.

Additional documents:

10.

Quarterly Update pdf icon PDF 152 KB

To receive the report of the Head of Communities, which outlines to members, details of key Licensing Activities carried out from 1 March 2021 to 25 May 2021, 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:

11.

Exclusion of the Press and Public

To consider the following resolution should members wish to discuss agenda item 12.    

 

“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.”

12.

Exempt Minutes of Licensing and Enforcement Sub-Committees

To receive the exempt minutes of the following meeting of the Licensing and Enforcement Sub-Committee, if members decide they wish to discuss them:

 

·       Wednesday 23rd March, 2021.

13.

Date of next meeting

Tuesday, 14th September 2021 at 6.30 p.m in Civic Suite, North Warehouse.