Alcohol and Entertainment Licensing Committee - Thursday 24 June 2021 10.10 am

Venue: Committee Room 2, East Pallant House. View directions

Contact: Katherine Davis on 01243 534674  Email:

Note: Start Time: Upon the rising of the General Purposes Committeel which commences at 9.30am. 

No. Item


Chairman's announcements

Any apologies for absence that have been received will be noted at this point.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 285 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the Alcohol and Entertainment Licensing Committee meeting held on 27 February 2019.


Urgent items

Chairman to announce any urgent items which due to special circumstances are to be dealt with under agenda item 7(b).


Declarations of Interests

Details of members’ personal interests arising from their membership of parish councils or West Sussex County Council or from their being Chichester District Council or West Sussex County Council appointees to outside organisations or members of outside bodies or from being employees of such organisations or bodies.


Such interests are hereby disclosed by each member in respect of agenda items where the Council or outside body concerned has been consulted in respect of that particular item or application.


Declarations of disclosable pecuniary interests, personal interests and prejudicial interests are to be made by members of the Committee in respect of matters on the agenda or this meeting.


Public Question Time

Questions submitted by members of the public in writing by noon on the previous working day (for a period of up to 15 minutes).


The Council's Draft Statement of Licensing Policy under the Licensing Act 2003 (2022-2027) & Draft Statement of Policy under the Gambling Act 2005 (2022-2025) pdf icon PDF 259 KB

That the Draft Statement of Licensing Policy 2022-2027 (Licensing Act 2003) at Appendix 1, and Draft Statement of Policy 2022-2025 (Gambling Act 2005) at Appendix 2, be approved for public consultation.

That authority is delegated to the Director of Growth and Place to consider, in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Housing, Communications, Licensing and Events, any representations arising from consultations.  Provided any representations received do not require substantial amendments to either draft Policy, to recommend approval of both policies by Cabinet on 2 November 2021 with subsequent adoption by Council on 23 November 2021.


In circumstances where substantial amendments to either Policy are required, that these are reported back to the Alcohol and Entertainment Licensing Committee for further consideration.

Additional documents:


Consideration of any late items as follows:

(a)  Items added to the agenda papers and made available for public inspection;

(b)  Items which the chairman has agreed should be taken as matters of urgency by reason of special circumstances to be reported at the meeting.



Exclusion of the press and public

There are no restricted items for consideration by the Alcohol and Entertainment Licensing Committee at this meeting.