Licensing Committee - Tuesday, 2nd March, 2021 10.00 am

Venue: Remote Meeting - Zoom

Contact: John Grieve, Governance Services, Leeds City Council, Tel 0113 37 88662 

Link: to View Meeting Recording

No. Item


Appeals Against Refusal of Inspection of Documents

To consider any appeals in accordance with Procedure Rule 15.2 of the Access to Information Procedure Rules (in the event of an Appeal the press and public will be excluded)


(*In accordance with Procedure Rule 15.2, written notice of an appeal must be received by the Head of Governance Services at least 24 hours before the meeting)



Exempt Information - Possible Exclusion of the Press and Public

1  To highlight reports or appendices which officers have identified as containing exempt information, and where officers consider that the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information, for the reasons outlined in the report.


2  To consider whether or not to accept the officers recommendation in respect of the above information.


3  If so, to formally pass the following resolution:-


  RESOLVED – That the press and public be excluded from the meeting during consideration of those parts of the agenda designated as containing exempt information on the grounds that it is likely, in view of the nature of the business to be transacted or the nature of the proceedings, that if members of the press and public were present there would be disclosure to them of exempt information



Late Items

To identify items which have been admitted to the agenda by the Chair for consideration


(The special circumstances shall be specified in the minutes)



Declaration of Disclosable Pecuniary Interests

To disclose or draw attention to any disclosable pecuniary interests for the purposes of Section 31 of the Localism Act 2011 and paragraphs 13-16 of the Members’ Code of Conduct.



Apologies for Absence

To consider apologies for absence (If any)


Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 306 KB

To consider and approve the minutes of the last meeting held on 26th January 2021.



(Copy attached)


Matter Arising from the Minutes

To consider any matters arising from the minutes (If any)


Licensing Annual Report pdf icon PDF 147 KB

To consider a report by the Chief Officer Elections and Regulatory which presents the Annual Report of Entertainment Licensing and Taxi and Private Hire Licensing.



(Report attached)



Additional documents:


Review of the Gambling Act 2005 - Call for Evidence - Draft Response pdf icon PDF 246 KB

To consider a report by the Chief Officer Elections and Regulatory which seeks the endorsement of the Committee on the proposed draft response to the Government’s Call for Evidence on the review of the Gambling Act.

(Report attached)



Additional documents:


Gambling Act 2005 Statement of Licensing Policy Review pdf icon PDF 322 KB

To consider a report by the Chief Officer Elections and Regulatory which informs Members of the triennial review of the Gambling Act 2005 Statement of Licensing Policy and seeks the Committee views on a proposed response.



(Report attached)


Additional documents:


Licensing Act 2003 - Regulation 28 Report to Prevent Future Deaths pdf icon PDF 121 KB

To consider a report by the Chief Officer Elections and Regulatory which sets out details of the Regulation 28 Report to Prevent Future Deaths, received following the inquest into a fatality at the 2019 Leeds Festival.


(Report attached)



Additional documents:


Date and Time of Next Meeting

To note that the next meeting will take place on Tuesday, 6th April 2021 at 10.00am (Remote Meeting – Zoom)