Minutes

of the Meeting of the

Licensing Sub-Committee

Tuesday, 16th October 2018

held at the Town Hall, Weston-super-Mare, Somerset.

 

Meeting Commenced:9.15am††††† Meeting Concluded: 10am

 

Councillors:

 

 

PMary Blatchford

PAnn Harley

PJames Tonkin

 

 

P: Present

A: Apologies for absence submitted

 

Officers in attendance: Sara Saunders (Corporate Services), Kellie Trego (Development & Environment); Caz Horton (Development & Environment)

 

LSC

28    

Election of chairman for the meeting (Agenda item 1)

 

Resolved: that Councillor Tonkin be elected as chairman for the meeting.

 

Councillor Tonkin in the Chair

 

LSC

29    

Declaration of disclosable pecuniary interest (Agenda item 3)

 

None.

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LSC

30    

Adoption of hearing procedure (Agenda item 4)

 

††††††††††††† Resolved: that the hearing procedure be adopted.

 

LSC

31    

Exclusion of the press and public (Agenda item 5)

 

††††††††††† Resolved: that the press, public and officers not required by the Members, the Chief Executive or Director to remain during the exempt session, be excluded from the meeting during consideration of the subsequent item of business on the ground that its consideration will involve the disclosure of exempt information as defined in Section 1001 of the Local Government Act 1972.

 

Item†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

Reason for Exemption

 

Minute Nos. LSC 32 & 33

Paragraph 1 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972

 

LSC

32    

Application for private hire driverís licence: Case No. 01-2018/19 (Agenda item 6)

 

††††††††††††† The Director of Development & Environment reported on an application for a private hire driverís licence.The Licensing Officer presented her report and then responded to questions. The applicant then addressed the Sub-Committee and responded to questions.†††††

 

††††††††††††† Resolved: that the application be dismissed as the applicant is not a fit and proper person to hold a Private Hire Driverís Licence.

 

LSC

33    

Application for private hire driverís licence: Case No. 02-2018/19 (Agenda item 7)

 

††††††††††††† The Director of Development & Environment reported on an application for a private hire driverís licence.The Licensing Officer presented her report and then responded to questions. The applicant then addressed the Sub-Committee and responded to questions.†††††

 

††††††††††††† Resolved: that the application be dismissed as the applicant is not a fit and proper person to hold a Private Hire Driverís Licence.

 

 

 

 

 

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