Committee details

Committee details

Licensing and Gambling Acts Committee

Purpose of committee

This Committee deals with responsibilities under the Licensing Act 2003 and the Gambling Act 2005. The 2003 Act concerns the regulation of the sale and supply of alcohol, the provision of entertainment and the provision of late night refreshment. The 2005 Act covers the control and licensing of gambling (namely gaming, betting and lotteries).

The Committee reviews and recommends policies and fees and charges related to these licensing functions to Council.

The Committee appoints sub-committees to deal with casework.

Number of Councillors: 15

Quorum: 5

Frequency: 3 scheduled meetings per year



Contact information

Support officer: Celeste Reyeslao , Committee and Members Services Officer. Tel. 01865 252946 email

Postal address:
Town Hall

Phone: 01865 252946