Agenda

Licensing Committee
Wednesday, 30th September, 2020 6.30 pm

Venue: This meeting is being held remotely; to view the meeting, please click here.

Contact: Thomas Downs
020 8726 6000 x86166  Email: Thomas.Downs@croydon.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Election of Vice-Chair

To elect a Vice-Chair for the remainder of the 2020/21 municipal year.

2.

Apologies for Absence

To receive any apologies for absence from any members of the Committee.

 

3.

Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 231 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 8 January 2020 as an accurate record.

 

4.

Minutes of previous Licensing Sub-Committee Meetings pdf icon PDF 212 KB

To approve as, an accurate record, the minutes of the meetings of the Licensing Sub-Committee since the last Licensing Committee:

 

·       28 May 2020

·       23 June 2020

·       18 August 2020

Additional documents:

5.

Urgent Business (if any)

To receive notice of any business not on the agenda which in the opinion of the Chair, by reason of special circumstances, be considered as a matter of urgency.

6.

Disclosure of Interests

In accordance with the Council’s Code of Conduct and the statutory provisions of the Localism Act, Members and co-opted Members of the Council are reminded that it is a requirement to register disclosable pecuniary interests (DPIs) and gifts and hospitality to the value of which exceeds £50 or multiple gifts and/or instances of hospitality with a cumulative value of £50 or more when received from a single donor within a rolling twelve month period. In addition, Members and co-opted Members are reminded that unless their disclosable pecuniary interest is registered on the register of interests or is the subject of a pending notification to the Monitoring Officer, they are required to disclose those disclosable pecuniary interests at the meeting. This should be done by completing the Disclosure of Interest form and handing it to the Democratic Services representative at the start of the meeting. The Chair will then invite Members to make their disclosure orally at the commencement of Agenda item 3. Completed disclosure forms will be provided to the Monitoring Officer for inclusion on the Register of Members’ Interests.

 

7.

London Local Authorities Act 1990: Applications for Street Designation Orders pdf icon PDF 7 MB

The Committee is asked to determine whether to designate the sites detailed at Appendices A to E for the purposes of street trading and if designated to then determine whether to grant a street trading licence to each site.

8.

Licensing Act 2003 (Hearings) Regulations 2005 and Gambling Act 2005 (Proceedings of Licensing Committees & Sub-Committees) (Premises Licenses and Provisional Statements) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007, Procedures for Licensing Sub-Committee Hearings pdf icon PDF 148 KB

This report details the recommended changes to the Licensing Sub-Committee hearings protocol by virtue of Covid-19 requirements.

Additional documents:

9.

Pavement Licensing: Update on Delegation of Functions pdf icon PDF 180 KB

This report details the actions taken to delegate pavement licensing functions and ensure that the Council is able to deliver this new service.

10.

Exclusion of the Press and Public

The following motion is to be moved and seconded where it is proposed to exclude the press and public from the remainder of a meeting:

 

“That, under Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act, 1972, the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information falling within those paragraphs indicated in Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972, as amended.”

 

Part B