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No disclosures of interest in matters under consideration were received.
INSPECTION OF REPORTS AND BACKGROUND PAPERS
(Access to Information Procedure Rules – Part 3B of the Constitution)
Reports and background papers for agenda items may be inspected by contacting the person shown after each agenda item. Certain reports and background papers may be restricted.
Any request to remove the restriction on a report or background paper should be made to the relevant Strategic Director or Assistant Director whose name is shown on the front page of the report.
If that request is refused, there is a right of appeal to this meeting.
Please contact the officer shown below in advance of the meeting if you wish to appeal.
(Jane Lythgow - 01274 432270)
There were no appeals submitted by the public to review decisions to restrict documents.
The Interim Assistant Director Waste, Fleet and Transport Services will
present a report (Document “T”)which outlines an application for a variation to extend permitted hours for the sale of alcohol for consumption off the premises in respect of Jimmy Stores, 97 Great Horton Road, Bradford,
Members are invited to consider the information and documents
referred to in (Document “T”) and, after hearing interested parties,
determine the related application.
(Melanie McGurk – 01274 431873)
The Interim Assistant Director Waste, Fleet
and Transport Services presented a report
“T”) which outlined an
application for a variation
(1) That having considered the evidence contained in the report of the
Interim Assistant Director, Waste, Fleet and Transport Services
(Document ‘T’); all valid representations made by the parties to the hearing; valid written representations received during the statutory period; the published statement of licensing policy and relevant statutory guidance, the Panel grants the variation application as applied for subject to the following conditions:
(a) That the premises licence holder shall ensure that the external areas around the perimeter of the premises are kept clear of litter and refuse.
(b) That prominent signs be displayed at all public exits to the premises requesting patrons to be quiet on leaving and entering.
(c) No licensable activities shall take place at the premises unless or until a CCTV system (with satisfactory internal and external coverage) of a standard acceptable to and to the written satisfaction of West Yorkshire Police and the Licensing Authority has been installed at the premises. The approved CCTV shall be maintained in good working order and used at all times the premises remain open to the public for licensable activities. Any CCTV footage shall be kept for at least 28 days and be available to the Licensing Authority or a Responsible Authority on request.
(d) That an appropriate proof of age policy, incorporating the principles of the “Challenge 25” Campaign be implemented; incorporating measures to ensure that any patron wishing to purchase alcohol who may reasonably appear to be under 25 years of age are asked to prove that they are at least 18 years old by displaying evidence of their identity and age in the form of a valid UK passport, new style driving licence displaying their photograph or PASS identification.
Reasons – It is considered necessary to ensure compliance with:
All four of the objectives of the Licensing Act.
ACTION: Interim Assistant Director Waste, Fleet & Transport
(Melanie McGurk – 01274 431873)
The Panel also considered the attached email dated 5 January 2022 fromIrramNaz Ejaz , Proctor & Hobbs Solicitors, sent on behalf of the applicant.