Committee details

Licensing Committee

Purpose of committee

The Licensing and Regulation Committee deals with the Council's licensing functions, covering such matters as public entertainment, taxis, cinemas, animal welfare, pubs and clubs, betting and gaming, caravan sites, bylaws, etc, and health and safety inspection duties.


Most Licensing matters related to premises and personal licences are dealt with by a  Licensing Sub Committee appointed on an adhoc basis.


The Committee’s full terms of reference and delegated function can be viewed in Part 2, Section E of the Council's Constitution


Register to Speak


Members of the public are welcome to attend the Committee and observe the meetings.


A member of the public may speak at a meeting of the Licensing Committee on a matter included in the agenda for that meeting provided the request to speak and a summary of the text has been received by the Democratic Services Team no later than 48 hours before

the start of the meeting.


Speaking at Licensing Meetings


Contact information

Support officer: Emma Carlyle. Democratic Services Officer

Postal address:
Public Service Plaza
Civic Centre Road

Phone: (023) 9244 6151

Email: emma.carlyle@havant.gov.uk