Information about the role of the licensing committee, which councillors sit on it, who chairs the committee, when are the meetings, are they open to the public, can the public speak and how and when to view agendas and minutes.
The role of the Licensing Committee is to deal with all of the council's licensing and registration functions, including the making of associated plans, other than functions under the Licensing Act 2003.
The committee's full terms of reference and delegated functions can be viewed in the council's constitution.
Meetings are chaired by Councillor Fox
Yes. Meetings are open to the public but there may be some matters which will be considered in private. During such situations members of the public will be asked to leave the meeting at this point. The circumstances under which we can consider matters in private are tightly controlled by law.
Yes, new legislation means that you can film, record, take photos and use social media during open parts of meetings. For more information please visit the photography, filming and social media use page.
No. Members of the public are not permitted to ask questions at Licensing Committee meetings.
Agendas and reports are placed on public deposit five clear working days before each meeting and can be viewed by selecting the relevant agenda below.
Reports containing exempt or confidential matters will not, however, be available.
Minutes are placed on public deposit no later than five clear working days after each meeting and can be viewed by selecting the relevant minute below.
Please note: agendas and minutes of meetings prior to those available online may be obtained by contacting the Senior Committee Manager, Jayne Dale:
Telephone: (01482) 393201
East Riding of Yorkshire Council Democratic Services County Hall Beverley HU17 9BA
Please note: there may be a charge for copying any information.