Committee details

General Licensing and Registration Committee

Purpose of committee

The General Licensing Committee is made up of 27 Members of the Council.


The functions of the Committee are as follows:-


To review and make recommendations to the Council where appropriate on policies in relation to the licensing and registration functions set out below:-


·         Hackney carriages and private hire vehicles

·         Sex shops and sex cinemas

·         Market and street trading

·         Zoos and dangerous wild animals

·         Power to make an order identifying a place as a designated public place for the purposes of police powers in relation to alcohol consumption

·         The passing of a resolution that Schedule 2 to the Noise and Statutory Nuisance Act 1993 should apply in the Council’s area.




Contact information

Support officer: Lucy Gladders. 03000 269712