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Licensing Committee

Information about the role of the licensing committee, which councillors sit on it, who chairs the committee, when are the meetings, are they open to the public, can the public speak and how and when to view agendas and minutes. 

What is the role of the Licensing Committee?

The role of the Licensing Committee is to deal with all of the council's licensing and registration functions, including the making of associated plans, other than functions under the Licensing Act 2003.

The committee's full terms of reference and delegated functions can be viewed in the council's constitution.

Which councillors sit on the committee?

Conservative

Councillor West, P (Chair)
Councillor Bayram, L (Vice-Chair)
Councillor Copsey
Councillor Healing
Councillor Green
Councillor Winter

Independent

Councillor Mathieson

Liberal Democrat

Councillor Heslop-Mullens
Councillor Padden

Who chairs meetings?

Councillor P West is the chair of the Committee.

When are meetings?

Licensing Committee Meetings

 Date Time  Venue 
Monday, 18 October 2021
10.00 am
County Hall, Beverley*
Monday, 29 November 2021
10.00 am
County Hall, Beverley*
Monday, 24 January 2022
10.00 am County Hall, Beverley
Monday,  7 March 2022
10.00 am
County Hall, Beverley
Monday, 25 April 2022
10.00 am
County Hall, Beverley

* Public and press attendance at meetings? 

Seating in the public gallery is limited, therefore places must be booked in advance by contacting the Committee Manager on the contact details below. Members of the public and press are encouraged to view proceedings on the council's committee YouTube channel where the meeting can be viewed live or at a later date.

Are meetings open to the public?

Yes. Meetings are open to the public but there may be some matters which will be considered in private. During such situations, members of the public will be asked to leave the meeting at this point. The circumstances under which we can consider matters in private are tightly controlled by law.

Seating in the public gallery is limited, therefore places must be booked in advance by contacting the Committee Manager on the contact details below. Members of the public and press are encouraged to view proceedings on the council's committee YouTube channel where the meeting can be viewed live or at a later date.

Refreshments

Please note: refreshments are not normally available for members of the public to access at meetings.

Can I record, film, take photographs or use social media during meetings?

Yes, new legislation means that you can film, record, take photos and use social media during open parts of meetings. For more information please visit the photography, filming and social media use page.

Can members of the public speak at meetings?

No. Members of the public are not permitted to ask questions at Licensing Committee meetings.

How and when can I view agenda and minutes meetings?

Agendas

Agendas and reports are placed on public deposit five clear working days before each meeting and can be viewed by selecting the relevant agenda below.

Reports containing exempt or confidential matters will not, however, be available.

Minutes

Minutes are placed on public deposit no later than five clear working days after each meeting and can be viewed by selecting the relevant minute below.

Reports containing exempt or confidential matters will not, however, be available.


Please note: agendas and minutes of meetings prior to those available online may be obtained by contacting the committee manager, Jayne Dale:

Email: jayne.dale@eastriding.gov.uk

Tel: (01482) 393201

East Riding of Yorkshire Council
Democratic Services
County Hall
Beverley
Cross Street
HU17 9BA

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