Agenda and draft minutes

Dorset Council - Licensing Committee
Friday, 26th July, 2019 9.00 am

Venue: Committee Rooms C, South Walks House, South Walks Road, Dorchester, DT1 1UZ (DT1 1EE for sat nav)

Contact: Kate Critchel  01305 252234 Email:

No. Item


Minutes pdf icon PDF 80 KB

To confirm the minutes of the meeting held on 16 May 2019.

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The minutes of the meeting held on 16 May 2019 were confirmed as a correct record and signed.


Declarations of Interest

To receive any declarations of interest.


There were no declarations of interest.


Public Participation

To receive questions or statements on the business of the committee from town and parish councils and members of the public.


There were no public questions or statements.  


Confirmation of Constitution and Delegated Powers pdf icon PDF 89 KB

To consider a report of the Licensing & Community Safety Manager.

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The Licensing and Community Safety Manager introduced a report that sought confirmation of the delegation of powers from the Licensing Committee to the Licensing Sub-committees to enable the effective function of the Licensing Authority.




(a)        That Part 3 9 (1) of the Constitution – Committees and boards, be amended as set out in appendix 1 to these minutes; and

(b)        That Part 3 (2) of the Constitution – Officer Scheme of Delegations, be amended as set out in appendix 1 to these minutes.  

Confirmation of Constitution and Delegated Powers Appendix 1 pdf icon PDF 65 KB


Urgent items

To consider any items of business which the Chairman has had prior notification and considers to be urgent pursuant to section 100B (4) b) of the Local Government Act 1972. The reason for the urgency shall be recorded in the minutes.



There were no urgent items.


Exempt Business

There is no exempt business to report.



There was no exempt business.