Licensing Hearing Panel - Tuesday, 2 March 2021 9.30am

Venue: Virtual Meeting

Contact: Stephen Platt, Democratic Services Officer 


No. Item


Election of the Chairman

The Panel is requested to elect a Chairman for the hearing in line with rules agreed by the Licensing and Safety Committee. 


Apologies for absence


Record of the meeting

To agree that the Chairman, after consultation with the other members of the Panel, sign the record of this meeting outside the meeting. 


Urgent matters by reason of special circumstances

The Chairman will announce any late items which do not appear on the main agenda but which he/she has agreed should be considered by reason of special circumstances to be specified in the report. 


Declarations of Disclosable Pecuniary Interests and Other Significant Interests pdf icon PDF 371 KB

Members are invited to disclose any Disclosable Pecuniary Interests or Other Significant Interests in accordance with the Member Code of Conduct.  Guidance on this is set out in agenda item 5.



Application for a New Premises Licence - The Hop and Rye, 1 Hollywood Lane, Wainscott, Rochester, Kent, ME3 8AG pdf icon PDF 159 KB

The applicant has applied for a new Premises Licence in respect of The Hop and Rye, 1 Hollywood Lane, Wainscott, Rochester, Kent, ME3 8AG. All responsible authorities have been consulted in line with the Licensing Act.


Representations have been received from members of the public. Agreement has been reached with the Police.

Additional documents:


Exclusion of the press and public pdf icon PDF 133 KB

It is recommended that the Panel exclude the press and public from the meeting during the decision-making process for the reasons set out in the report.