Agenda and minutes

Licensing Sub-Committee - Tuesday, 20th June, 2023 11.00 am

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Venue: Council Chamber, Town Hall, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN1 1RS

Contact: Democratic Services Team 


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Chair's Introduction pdf icon PDF 90 KB

Announcement on procedural matters.

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The Chairman opened the meeting, introduced members The Chairman opened the meeting, introduced members of the Sub Committee panel and the officers in attendance. 


The Chairman then outlined the procedures for the hearing.


Declarations of Interest pdf icon PDF 66 KB

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No declarations of interest were made by members at the meeting.


Determination of an application for a zoo licence Sky Birds of Prey pdf icon PDF 170 KB

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Zoe Martin, Animal Licensing Officer presented the report as per the agenda.


·        The Chair and Sub Committee had the opportunity to ask questions of the Officers.

·        The applicant was given the opportunity to make a statement.

·        The Chair and Sub Committee asked questions of the applicant.

·        The Officers and applicant were given the opportunity to make closing statements.

·        The Members of the Licensing Sub-Committee retired to discuss the application accompanied by the Council’s legal representative and the administrator for the meeting.

·        The hearing was reconvened and the Chair read out the Sub-Committee’s decision.


RESOLVED: That the application be granted subject to the proposed conditions contained in Appendix D of the report.