Decision details

Consultation - Statement of Licensing Policy (Recordable Officer Decision)

Decision Maker: Strategic Director - Regeneration and Environment

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

To seek approval to undertake consultation on the Draft Statement of Licensing Policy and the proposed cumulative Impact Zones proposed for off-licenses.

Decision:

To note the draft Statement of Licensing Policy, proposed Cumulative Impact Zones and approve the consultation questionnaire and consultation process on the draft Statement of Licensing Policy.

Reasons for the decision:

To enable public consultation to commence on the Draft Statement of Licensing Policy and proposed cumulative Impact Zones proposed for off-licenses. Before determining the Policy, the Licensing Authority must consult the persons listed in section 5(3) of the Licensing Act 2003. In accordance with good practice, the Licensing Authority will, however, be consulting on a wider basis.

Alternative options considered:

The Licensing Act 2003 states that the Licensing Authority must consult with persons listed in the Act, therefore no other alternative options have been considered.

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:

None

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Cabinet/Committee Decision or Scheme of Delegation: Officer Delegated Powers

Member/s' declarations of interest /: None

Contact: Yogini Patel, Senior Regulatory Service Manager Email: yogini.patel@brent.gov.uk Tel: 020 8937 5262.

Publication date: 30/08/2019

Date of decision: 23/08/2019