Agenda and minutes

Regulatory Committee
Tuesday, 4th June, 2019 1.30 pm

Venue: Bridges Room - Civic Centre

Contact: Helen Conway email:  Helenconway@gateshead.gov.uk 

Items
No. Item

RC227

Constitution pdf icon PDF 52 KB

Report of the Chief Executive

Minutes:

The Constitution of the Committee and the appointment of the Chair and Vice Chair for the municipal year 2019/20 were noted.

RC228

Minutes pdf icon PDF 53 KB

The Committee is asked to approve the minutes of the last meeting held on 19 February 2019.

Minutes:

RESOLVED -  That the minutes of the last meeting be approved as a correct record.

RC229

Suspensions and Revocations under Delegated Powers pdf icon PDF 59 KB

Report of the Acting Strategic Director, Communities and Environment

Minutes:

The Committee received a report which provided an update on suspensions and revocations that have taken place during the period 30 January 2019 to 20 May 2019

 

RESOLVED -              That the information contained within the report be noted.

RC230

Application for Approved Premises Status - The Brewery Tap, Wellington Road, Dunston, Gateshead pdf icon PDF 112 KB

Joint Report of the Strategic Director, Corporate Services and Governance and the Acting Strategic Director, Communities and Place

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Committee received a report seeking approval for the Brewery Tap, Gateshead, for the premises to be approved as a venue for the solemnisation of civil marriages and registration of civil partnerships.

 

The premises have been inspected by the representative of the Strategic Director, Corporate Services and Governance and reviewed by the Head of Communities and Environment. The premises satisfy the requirement to be a seemly and dignified venue for the proceedings in accordance with the Marriages and Civil Partnership (Approved Premises) Regulations 2005. There are no objections to the application.

 

Consultation has also been carried out with Northumbria Police and Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Services they have no objections or comments regarding the proposal.

 

RESOLVED – that the application be approved.

RC231

Exclusion of the Press and Public

The Committee may wish to exclude the press and public from the meeting during consideration of the following items on the grounds indicated:-

 

Item No                                                           Paragraphs of Schedule 12A to the

                                                                        Local Government Act 1972

 

7                                                                                              7                                 

 

8                                                                                              7

Minutes:

RESOLVED -

That the press and public should be excluded from the meeting during consideration of the remaining business in accordance with paragraph 7 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972.

 

RC232

Summaries of Decision

Report of the Strategic Director, Corporate Services and Governance

Minutes:

RESOLVED -  that the information contained within the report be noted.

RC233

Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Licensing Issues (Paragraph 7)

Report of the Strategic Director Communities and Environment

 

            Reference                                                      Issue

 

1.    RC/04/19                                                         Grant of Private Hire Driver

Licence

Minutes:

RESOLVED -

i)

That the information contained within the report be noted.

 

ii)

The Committee agreed that applicant RC/04/19 is a fit and proper person to hold a Private Hire Driver Licence with the Council and that such a licence be granted for a period of three years.