Agenda and minutes

Statutory Licensing Committee
Thursday, 22nd September, 2022 11.30 am

Venue: Via MS Teams (if you would like to view this meeting please contact leeann.turner@blaenau-gwent. gov.uk)

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Items
No. Item

1.

Simultaneous Translation

You are welcome to use welsh at the meeting a minimum notice period of 3 working days is required should you wish to do so.  A simultaneous translation will be provided if requested.

Minutes:

It was noted that no requests had been received for the simultaneous translation service.

2.

Apologies

Minutes:

Apologies for absence were received from Councillors G.A. Davies, J. Gardner and G. Thomas.

3.

Declarations of Interests and Dispensations

To receive

Minutes:

No declarations of interest and dispensations were received.

4.

Time of Future Meetings

To discuss.

Minutes:

It was proposed and seconded that future meetings be held at 12.00 noon.

 

RESOLVED accordingly.

5.

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To consider the Minutes of the Sub-Committee held on 3rd February, 2022.

Minutes:

Consideration was given to the Minutes of the Sub-Committee held on 3rd February, 2022.

 

RESOLVED that the Minutes be accepted as a true record of proceedings.

6.

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To consider the Minutes of the Sub-Committee held on 10th March, 2022.

Minutes:

Consideration was given to the Minutes of the Sub-Committee held on 10th March, 2022.

 

RESOLVED that the Minutes be accepted as a true record of proceedings.

7.

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To consider the Minutes of the Sub-Committee held on 22nd June, 2022.

Minutes:

Consideration was given to the Minutes of the Sub-Committee held on 22nd June, 2022.

 

The Team Manager - Trading Standards & Licensing updated the Committee on this matter following the resolution.  Members were informed that the decision of the Sub-Committee had been subject to an Appeal to the Magistrates Court which had not yet been heard. Members of the Sub-Committee had consequently met with the Council’s Solicitor to prepare for the Appeal and, in line with legal advice, it had been agreed that a Consent Order be sought to allow the original Application to proceed. 

 

RESOLVED, subject to the foregoing, that the Minutes be accepted as a true record of proceedings.

8.

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To consider the Minutes of the Sub-Committee held on 6th July, 2022.

Minutes:

Consideration was given to the Minutes of the Sub-Committee held on 6th July, 2022.

 

RESOLVED that the Minutes be accepted as a true record of proceedings.

9.

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To consider report of the Team Manager, Trading Standards & Licensing.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Consideration was given to the report of the Team Manager – Trading Standards and Licensing.

 

RESOLVED that the report be accepted and the proposed fees for Gambling Licences, Hypnosis and Films be agreed as detailed in Appendix 1 of the report.