A Guide to Licensing Sub Committee Procedures

Guidance to Speaking at Licensing Sub-Committees

If you would like to speak, in support of or in objection to, a licence application during a Licensing sub-committee, the following procedure will be followed.

About Licensing Sub-Committees

Most licensing applications are determined by officers in accordance with the council's scheme of delegation.

For those applications that are presented to a Licensing Sub-Committee, there is an opportunity for both the applicants and any representatives who have submitted letters of support and/or objection in advance of the meeting to take part during that meeting.

What's the procedure?

The procedure during a Licensing Sub-Committee is as follows:

Detailed information about participating at a Licensing Sub-Committee can be found on the appropriate committee agenda.