Agenda and minutes

Licensing Act Sub-Committee - Monday, 12th February, 2024 10.30 am

Venue: Committee Suite 1,2 & 3, Westfields, Middlewich Road, Sandbach CW11 1HZ. View directions

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No. Item


Appointment of Chairman

To appoint a Chairman for the meeting.




That Councillor D Edwardes be appointed as Chair.


Declarations of Interest

To provide an opportunity for Members and Officers to declare any disclosable pecuniary interests, other registerable interests, and non-registerable interests in any item on the agenda and for Members to declare if they have pre-determined any item on the agenda.



There were no declarations of interest.


Application for a Premises Licence - Welles and Cross, 17 Welles Street, Sandbach, Cheshire, CW11 1GT pdf icon PDF 254 KB

To consider the above application.

Additional documents:


The Committee considered a report to determine an application for a premises license for Welles and Cross, 17 Welles Street, Sandbach, Cheshire, CW11 1GT.


The following attended the hearing and made representations with respect to The application:


·         The applicants

·         Objectors


After a full hearing of the application and in accordance with the rules of procedure, the Chairman of the Sub-Committee reported, that after taking account of:


·         The oral and written representations made by all parties to the hearing.

·         The licensing objective of the prevention of public nuisance.

·         The Secretary of State’s Guidance under the Licensing Act 2003 (Dec 2022).

·         Cheshire East Council’s Statement of Licensing Policy.


Environmental Health Officers left the meeting at 11:30 am.


The following course of action had been agreed:




That the application for a premises licence be GRANTED subject to the Operating Schedule accompanying the application, and the additional conditions set out in the Decision Notice, and any mandatory conditions that must be included on the licence in accordance with the Licensing Act 2003.