Members gave consideration to adjourning the meeting
in light of the coronavirus pandemic and also as a
matter of urgency the arrangements for setting up new hearings in
the near future.
hearing of the review of the premises licence relating to the MODE
nightclub be adjourned to a date to be fixed within the next 3
In light of the
coronavirus pandemic it would not be in the public interest
hearing at the present time.
exercise of its powers under regulation 11 of the Licensing Act
2003 (Hearings) Regulations 2005 ("the Regulations") and being
satisfied that it is necessary in the public interest to do so it
is RESOLVED that:
as provided hereafter, the time periods specified in column 2 of
the table in Schedule 1 of the Regulations in respect of all
hearings to be held under the provisions listed in column 1 of the
table in Schedule 1 of the Regulations, shall be extended by a
period of 3 months;
Paragraph (a) shall not apply where there is no power to extend a
time limit under regulation 11 of the Regulations by virtue of the
provisions of regulation 13 of the Regulations.
of the coronavirus pandemic it would not be in the public interest
to hold public meetings within the time periods that would
otherwise be required by the Regulation.