Licensing Sub-Committee - Tuesday, 16th April, 2024 10.30 am

Venue: Kenn Room

Contact: Jessika Robinson 

No. Item


Election of Chairperson for the meeting


Apologies for absence and notification of substitutes


Declaration of Disclosable Pecuniary Interest (Standing Order 37)

A Member must declare any disclosable pecuniary interest where it relates to any matter being considered at the meeting. A declaration of a disclosable pecuniary interest should indicate the interest and the agenda item to which it relates. A Member is not permitted to participate in this agenda item by law and should immediately leave the meeting before the start of any debate.


If the Member leaves the Chamber in respect of a declaration, he or she should ensure that the Chairperson is aware of this before he or she leaves to enable their exit from the meeting to be recorded in the minutes in accordance with Standing Order 37.



Adoption of hearing procedure pdf icon PDF 48 KB


Report for application for the grant of a premises licence at Lounge, Somerset Square, Nailsea pdf icon PDF 2 MB

Report of the Director of Public Health and Regulatory Services (attached).


Urgent business permitted by the Local Government Act 1972

For a matter to be considered as an urgent item, the following question must be addressed: “What harm to the public interest would flow from leaving it until the next meeting”.  If harm can be demonstrated, then it is open to the Chairperson to rule that it be considered as urgent.  Otherwise the matter cannot be considered urgent within the statutory provisions.