Agenda and draft minutes

Licensing Sub-Committee
Monday, 14th January, 2019 7.30 pm

Venue: Committee Rooms 2a and 2b, Civic Centre. View directions

Contact: Hannah Criddle 

No. Item


Appointment of Chair


RESOLVED that Councillor Andrew Johnson is elected as Chair for the meeting.


Declarations of Interest

Councillors’ declarations of interest (if any) in relation to any items on the agenda.




Application for a Review of Premises Licence - Essence of India


Procedure for the Meeting pdf icon PDF 14 KB


RESOLVED that the procedure for the meeting is noted.


Determination of Application for Review of Premises Licence pdf icon PDF 63 KB

Additional documents:


The Sub Committee received a report on a request from Essex Police to review the premises licence granted to Essence of India, Oasis Hotel, 2 Hart Road, Harlow, CM17 0HL in relation to the prevention of crime and disorder licensing objectives, following the discovery of disqualified persons working illegally on the premises.


Members of the Sub Committee considered the report and the evidence presented to the hearing by Essex Police to determine the case in accordance with the provisions of the Licensing Act 2003 S52.


In line with the procedure, Sub Committee members retired to consider the case, accompanied by the committee clerk and the Sub Committee’s legal advisor.


The Sub Committee reconvened in public session to give its decision, which would be confirmed in writing within five working days.


RESOLVED that the licence be revoked.