Agenda and draft minutes

Licensing Board - Tuesday, 5th April, 2022 10.00 am

Venue: Council Chamber, Council Offices, Cecil Street, Margate, Kent

Contact: James Clapson 

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence

    Minutes:

    Apologies were received from Councillors Bambridge and Dennis.

     

2.

Declarations of Interest pdf icon PDF 113 KB

    To receive any declarations of interest.  Members are advised to consider the advice contained within the Declaration of Interest advice attached to this Agenda.  If a Member declares an interest, they should complete the Declaration of Interest Form 

     

    Minutes:

    There were no declarations of interest.

3.

Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 114 KB

    To approve the Minutes of the Licensing Board meeting held on 15 February 2022 copy attached.

    Minutes:

    Councillor Scobie proposed, Councillor Saunders seconded and members agreed that the minutes be approved as a correct record of the meeting held on 15 February 2022.

     

     

4.

Licensing Sub-Committee Minutes pdf icon PDF 121 KB

    To approve the minutes of the Licensing Sub-Committee meetings held on 17 February 2022 and 10 March 2022, copies attached.

    Additional documents:

    Minutes:

    CouncillorShrubb proposed, Councillor Wing seconded and members agreed that the minutes be approved as a correct record of the meetings held on 17 February 2022 and 10 March 2022.

     

5.

Exclusion of Public and Press pdf icon PDF 67 KB

    Minutes:

    It was proposed by Councillor Shrubb, seconded by Councillor Wing and Members agreed:

     

    That the public and press be excluded from the meeting for agenda item six  as it contains exempt information as defined in Paragraph 7 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).

     

6.

RENEWAL OF A LICENCE TO DRIVE PRIVATE HIRE VEHICLES

Minutes:

Ms Phillips, Principal Litigation Solicitor made the introductory remarks by advising of the meeting procedure for the discussion of this item.

 

Ms Malyn, Licensing Officer, presented the report.

 

The Licensing Officer asked questions of the Licence Holder.

 

Members asked questions of the Licence Holder.

 

Following the debate, Members of the Board agreed the following:


Upon the consideration of the application for the renewal of the Licence to Drive private hire vehicles of Mr Douglas Lawrence, the Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1976  provisions, and hearing the representations made to the Board by:

 

1. The Licensing Officer - Ms Mayln

2. The Licence Holder - Mr D Lawrence

 

It was the decision of the Licensing Board on the 5th April 2022 to refuse the application for the renewal of the licence.’