Licensing (Miscellaneous) Sub-Committee – 12 June 2014

Chair:  Councillor K Vickers
Venue:  Civic Centre, Ashby Road, Scunthorpe
Time:  upon the rising of the Licensing Committee


1.  Substitutions.

2.  Declarations of Disclosable Pecuniary Interests and Personal or Personal and Prejudicial Interests, and significant contact with Applicants, Objectors or Third Parties (Lobbying), if any.

3.  Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1982 application for grant of street trading licence – Mr Alfa Umaro Ly, Site B, High Street, Scunthorpe

4.  Any other items which the Chair decides are urgent by reason of special circumstances which must be specified.


PRESENT:  Councillor P Vickers (vice-chairman) in the chair

Councillors Allcock, Armitage, Clark and Swift.

The sub-committee met at the Civic Centre, Scunthorpe.

1168  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, personal or personal and prejudicial interests and significant contact with applicants, objectors or third parties (lobbying).

1169  (3)   LOCAL GOVERNMENT (MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS) ACT 1982, APPLICATION FOR GRANT OF STREET TRADING LICENCE – Mr ALFA UMARO LY, SITE B, HIGH STREET, SCUNTHORPE – The Director of Places submitted a report requesting the sub-committee to consider and determine an application for a Street Trading Licence. Mr Ly had submitted his application, as detailed in appendix A, B and C of the report, wishing to trade from a mobile cart selling popcorn, water and juice. Following a public notice displayed at the site, appendix D refers, no objections had been made but the street trading policy stated that all applications for the pedestrianised area were to be determined by the Licensing (Miscellaneous) Sub-Committee.

The Director in his report reminded the sub-committee that the options available to it under the Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1982 when considering such applications were: –

  • To grant the application as applied for with no additional conditions
  • To grant the application subject to different terms, conditions or restrictions.
  • To refuse the application.Mr Ly attended the meeting, made submissions and answered members’ questions in accordance with the published procedure.The sub-committee then adjourned for deliberation. When it reconvened the sub-committee –Resolved – That the application be granted as applied for with no additional conditions.