Agenda and draft minutes

Licensing Sub Committee
Tuesday, 10th September, 2019 10.00 am

Venue: Council Chamber, Council Offices, Cecil Street, Margate, Kent. View directions

Contact: Emily Kennedy 

Items
No. Item

670.

Election of Chairman

671.

Apologies for Absence

672.

Declarations of Interest pdf icon PDF 113 KB

673.

APPLICATION FOR A PREMISES LICENCE - 87 HIGH STREET, RAMSGATE pdf icon PDF 87 KB

    Additional documents:

    Minutes:

    Also present:

     

    Officers:  Penny Button, Head of Safer Neighbourhoods

      Jane Bennett, Licensing Team Leader

      Tara O’Leary, Barrister

     

    Applicant:  Mr Yardley

     

    Objector:  Mrs Makinson

     

    Penny Button, Head of Safer Neighbourhoods outlined the report.

     

    The Objector addressed the Licensing Sub-Committee.

     

    Members asked questions of the Head of Safer Neighbourhoods.

     

    The Applicant addressed the Sub-Committee.

     

    The Objector asked questions of the Applicant.

     

    Members asked questions of the Applicant.

     

    Further to debate, Members agreed:

     

    Having heard from the Applicant, the Objector and Ms Penny Button, Head of Safer Neighbourhoods at Thanet District Council

     

    Having taken legal advice from Ms Tara O’Leary of counsel, acting as Legal Advisor to the Sub-Committee

     

    Having considered its powers and duties under the Licensing Act 2003, the Statutory Guidance and Thanet District Council’s Statement of Licensing Policy

     

    The Applicant having also agreed to amend the operating hours for the premises, from those specified in his licensing application to those which are permitted under planning consent for the premises.

     

    The Sub-Committee is satisfied that it is in accordance with the licensing objectives to grant the application, but the licence is to be subject to the two following additional conditions:

     

    1.  Any recorded music and live music must not be audible in neighbouring premises.

     

    2.  This Applicant must comply with a schedule for cleaning the pavement and frontage of the premises. The schedule is to be agreed with the Licensing Team at Thanet District Council within 28 days of the grant of licence and will remain in force thereafter. It may be amended at any time with the agreement of the Licensing Team.