Decision Maker: Dorset Council - Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
(a) That the draft Gambling Policy 2021-2024, as set out in appendix A, be agreed and published for a period of public consultation of not less than 12 weeks;
(b) That, subject to there being no relevant representations, the Service Manager for Licensing & Community Safety, in consultation with the Chairman of the Licensing Committee recommends to the Council adoption of the Draft Gambling Licensing Policy;
(c) Should relevant representations be received, which require consideration of one or more significant amendments to the policy, officers be instructed to bring a further report to the meeting of the Licensing Committee with the outcomes of the consultation.
Reason for Recommendations:
To comply with legislative requirements,
To ensure openness and transparency in the Council’s decision making, and
To ensure that those persons affected by the policy are given the opportunity to have an input into it.
Report author: John Newcombe
Publication date: 02/07/2020
Date of decision: 30/06/2020
Decided at meeting: 30/06/2020 - Dorset Council - Cabinet