Licensing Committee
Wednesday, 8th January, 2020 6.30 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, Town Hall, Katharine Street, CR0 1NX

Contact: Thomas Downs
020 8726 6000 x86166  Email:

No. Item


Apologies for Absence

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



Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 94 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 11 September 2019 as an accurate record.



Minutes of previous Licensing Sub-Committee Meetings pdf icon PDF 56 KB

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


  • 16 October 2019
  • 25 November 2019
  • 18 December 2019


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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.



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.




London Local Authorities Act 1990: Application for Street Designation Order x5 & Application for Variation to Street Trading Licence x1 pdf icon PDF 95 KB

The purpose of this report is to seek the Committee’s decision on the proposal to designate five sites in the Borough as a ‘licence street for street trading and the granting of a street trading licence under the provisions of the London Local Authorities Act 1990 (as amended.)


The report also seeks the Committee’s decision on the application to vary an existing street trading licence to vary the type of goods displayed for sale and to also permit the provision of tables & chairs for customer use (a service).

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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