Wednesday, 28 March 2018
This meeting will be held in the Council Chamber, Mendip District Council, Shepton Mallet at 6.30 pm.
1 CHAIR'S ANNOUNCEMENTS
Mobile phones should be switched to silent please.
The Chair will explain the evacuation procedures in the event of an emergency.
2 APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE
To receive apologies from Members who are unable to attend the meeting.
3 DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST
4 PUBLIC PARTICIPATION
a) Items on the agenda
b) Items not on the agenda
5 PREVIOUS MINUTES
To confirm the minutes of the Licensing Board meeting held on 3 January 2018.
6 STATEMENT OF PRINCIPLES - GAMBLING ACT 2005
Since the implementation of the Gambling Act 2005 ('the 2005 Act') Mendip is required to adopt a Statement of Licensing Principles for each 3 yearly period.
7 TAXI POLICY REVIEW
This Policy shows how the Council carries out its functions of administration and enforcement for the hackney carriage (taxi) and private hire (PH) regimes.
8 LICENSING SUB COMMITTEE ACTIVITY
Members are asked to note the outcome of the Licensing Sub Committee hearings held since the last meeting of the Board.
9 URGENT BUSINESS
To consider any other business which the Chair decides is urgent.