Agenda

Licensing and Enforcement Committee
Tuesday, 14th September 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 Vice-Chair

To confirm the appointment made at the Annual Meeting of Council of 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 42 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on the 15th June 2021.

5.

Minutes of Licensing Sub-Committees pdf icon PDF 686 KB

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

 

 

·       Thursday, 1st July 2021;

·       Thursday, 29th July 2021.

 

Additional documents:

6.

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

7.

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

8.

Common Standards For Licensing Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Drivers in Gloucestershire pdf icon PDF 307 KB

To receive the report of the Head of Communities. The report presents to members the result of the consultation feedback on the draft Common Standards for Licensing Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Drivers in Gloucestershire (following the publication of the Department for Transport (DfT) Statutory Taxi and Private Hire Standards).

 

The report also asks members to consider the consultation feedback and agree a final version of the Common Standards for Licensing Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Drivers in Gloucestershire for adoption.

 

Additional documents:

9.

Gambling Act 2005 - Revised Statement of Principles pdf icon PDF 393 KB

To receive the report of the Head of Communities. The report asks members to consider the responses received during the recent consultation on the revised draft Gambling Act 2005 Statement of Principles and recommend to Council that the revised Statement of Principles for 2022-2025 be formally approved and adopted.

Additional documents:

10.

Quarterly Update pdf icon PDF 113 KB

To receive the report of the Head of Communities, which outlines to members, details of key Licensing Activities carried out from 1 June 2021 to 31st August 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.

Date of next meeting

Tuesday, 14th December at 6.30 p.m.