Licensing (Activities) Sub-Committee – 15 October 2012
Time: 2 pm
3. Licensing Act 2003 – Notice of Hearing
(i) Application for the grant of a premises licence at Sklep Na Rogu, 155-157 Frodingham Road, Scunthorpe
4. Any other items which the Chairman decides are urgent by reason of special circumstances which must be specified.
PRESENT: – Councillors Ellerby, K Vickers and P Vickers.
Councillor I Jawaid attended the meeting in accordance with the provisions of Procedure Rule 1.36 (b)
The sub-committee met at the Civic Centre, Scunthorpe.
1040 CHAIRMAN – Resolved – That Councillor K Vickers be and he is hereby appointed chairman for the meeting.
Councillor K Vickers thereupon took the chair.
1041 DECLARATIONS OF DISCLOSABLE PECUNIARY INTERESTS, PERSONAL OR PERSONAL AND PREJUDICIAL INTERESTS AND SIGNIFICANT CONTACT WITH APPLICANTS, OBJECTORS OR THIRD PARTIES (LOBBYING) – There were no declarations of disclosable pecuniary interests and personal or personal and prejudicial interests.
1042 (18) LICENSING ACT 2003 – APPLICATION FOR THE GRANT OF A PREMISES LICENCE, SKLEP NA ROGU, 155-157 FRODINGHAM ROAD, SCUNTHORPE, DN15 7NH – The Director of Places submitted a report advising members of an application to grant a premises licence atSklep Na Rogu, 155-157 Frodingham Road, Scunthorpe, DN15 7NH.
Details of the application were outlined in the report, together with the grant application form, one letter of objection from NHS North Lincolnshire, and an objection from Humberside Police B Division where agreement with the applicant had been reached.
The Director in his report reminded the sub-committee that the options available to it under the Licensing Act 2003 when considering such applications were:
- To refuse to grant the licence;
- To grant the license with additional conditions;
- To grant the license without additional conditions;
- To grant the licence but restrict the licensable activities;
- To grant the licence with restricted times.
The applicant and a representative attending on behalf of NHS North Lincolnshire addressed the sub-committee and responded to questions.
Following the summary of the case, the meeting was adjourned for deliberation by members and then reconvened when the decision of the sub-committee was stated as follows: –
Resolved – That the premises license be granted with the following conditions –
That all staff who are authorised to sell alcohol will be trained in respect of their responsibilities in selling alcohol, in particular to persons who appear underage but also to drunks and disorderly persons. That written records must be kept of that training with refresher training to take place every six months.
That a ‘Challenge 21’ policy will be adopted, together with a refusals book giving brief details of any refused sale, with acceptable proof of age being a passport, photocard driving licence or a ‘Pass’ hologrammed proof of age card.
That Humberside Police CCTV Code of Practice be adopted
That the burglar alarm and shutters are maintained in good working order.