Agenda and minutes

Licencing Committee - Thursday, 5th October, 2023 2.00 pm

Venue: Hybrid - Neuadd Cyngor Ceredigion, Penmorfa, Aberaeron / remotely via video conference

Contact: Dana Jones 

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Councillor Wyn Evans and Caryl Roberts apologised for their inability to attend the meeting


Disclosure of personal / prejudicial interests




Confirm the Minutes of the Meeting held on 16 March 2023 and consider any matters arising from the Minutes pdf icon PDF 72 KB


It was RESOLVED to confirm as a true record the minutes of the meeting of the Committee held on the 16 March 2023.


Matters arsing


General Update pdf icon PDF 5 MB


Consideration was given upon the Report on the General update. The report

was presented to review and discuss the implementation and progress of the Licensing Act 2003, together with any ancillary matters arising from responsibilities with which this particular Committee was charged. Such ancillary matters include the Gambling Act 2005.


The following update was provided:-

         Part A: Licensing Act 2003 Associated Matters

Contested Applications (Reviews/Appeals)

Event Safety Advisory Group Meetings (ESAG)

o        ‘Big Tribute Festival’, Aberystwyth 25 – 27 August 2023

o        Fire In The Mountain, Abermagwr, Aberystwyth: 1 – 5 June 2023


     Revised Section 182 Guidance (Licensing Act 2003)

         Part B: Gambling Act 2005 Associated Matters

o        Gambling Act Review White Paper


Following questions from the floor on the content of the report, it was AGREED to:-

(i) note the report for information; and

(ii) that all consultation responses to papers be presented to the committee for consideration