Agenda

Licensing and Enforcement Committee - Tuesday, 12th December 2023 6.30 pm

Venue: North Warehouse, The Docks, Gloucester, GL1 2EP

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 nonpecuniary, interests and the nature of those interests in relation to any agenda item. Please see Agenda Notes.

3.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 202 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meetings held on Tuesday 12 September 2023 and Monday 20 November 2023.

Additional documents:

4.

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.  

 

To ask a question at this meeting, please submit it to democratic.services@gloucester.gov.uk by 12pm on Thursday 7 December 2023 or telephone 01452 396203 for support.

5.

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.

 

To present a petition or deputation at this meeting, please submit it to democratic.services@gloucester.gov.uk by 12 noon on Thursday 7 December 2023.

6.

Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Licensing Fees and Charges 2024/2025 pdf icon PDF 133 KB

To receive the report of the Corporate Director. The purpose of the report is

to determine the level of Hackney Carriage and Private Hire licences fees for

2024/2025.

 

Additional documents:

7.

QUARTERLY UPDATE pdf icon PDF 133 KB

To outline to Members, details of key Licensing Activities carried out from 1 September 2023 to 30 November 2023, including applications and service requests received, details of any enforcement work, progress updates of the work plan and any changes in Licensing Law.

Additional documents:

8.

EXCLUSION OF PRESS AND PUBLIC

To consider the following resolution should members wish to discuss agenda item 11. “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.”

9.

Licensing and Enforcement Sub-Committee Minutes

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

 

-       5th October 2023 (x2)

-       22nd November 2023.

10.

Date of next meeting

Tuesday, 12 March at 6.30 p.m.