Decision details

Review and continuation of direction notification to restrict specified activities at the licensed premises of Taag Leeds, 2b St George House, 40 Great George Street Leeds, LS1 3DL for a period ending on 12th November 2020 due to the risk to the publ

Reference: D52422

Decision Maker: Director of Public Health

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Director of Public Health has given –
1. Leeds City Council (“the Authority”), in exercise of the powers conferred by regulation 4(1) of the Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) (No. 3) Regulations 2020 (“the No. 3 Regulations”), gives the following direction.
2. The Authority considers that the following conditions are met—
a. this direction responds to a serious and imminent threat to public health;
b. this direction is necessary for the purpose of preventing, protecting against, controlling or providing a public health response to the incidence or spread of infection by coronavirus in the Authority’s area; and
c. the prohibitions, requirements or restrictions imposed by this direction are a proportionate means of achieving that purpose.
3. Before giving this Direction, the Authority has had regard to—
a. any advice given to it by its Acting Director of Public Health; and
b. the need to ensure that members of the public have access to essential public services and goods (including whether the individual premises forms part of essential infrastructure).
c. The Authority’s Public Sector Equality Duty under section 149 of the Equality Act 2010
4. The Authority has taken reasonable steps to give advance notice of this direction to the owner or any occupier of the premises or a person carrying on/managing a business from the premises to which the direction relates.

Wards Affected: Little London and Woodhouse;

Contact: Lynne Hellewell, Public Health Business Manager 0113 37 86042 Email:

Publication date: 28/10/2020

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