A Meeting of the Ross, Skye and Lochaber Licensing Committee will take place in Committee Room 1, Council Offices, Dingwall on Tuesday, 15th January 2008 at 11.00 am.

 

You are invited to attend the meeting and a note of the business to be considered is as undernoted.

 

Yours faithfully,

 

Alaisdair H Mackenzie

Area Solicitor, Ross, Skye and Lochaber

(for the Chief Executive)

 

Declarations of Interest – Members are asked to consider whether they have an interest to declare in relation to any item on the agenda for this meeting. Any Member making a declaration of interest should indicate whether it is a financial or non-financial interest and include some information on the nature of the interest. Advice may be sought from Officers prior to the meeting taking place.   

 

 

Business

(Chair – Mrs Margaret Paterson)

 

 

1.           Apologies for Absence

 

2.           Confirmation of Minutes

 

There are submitted for confirmation as a correct record the Minutes of Meeting of the Ross, Skye and Lochaber Licensing Committee held on :-

 

a)  18 December 2007

 

 

 

3.           Application for a House in a Multiple Occupation Licence – Royal Hotel, Dingwall, Ross-shire

 

There is circulated Report LCR/01/08 by the Area Solicitor advising of the receipt of an application for a House in Multiple Occupation Licence for the Royal Hotel Dingwall and an Enforcement Notice issued by the Fire & Rescue Services relevant to this use of the premises.  Copies of the Enforcement Notice and the Schedule are appended to this report.

 

It is recommended that the Committee agree to defer determination of the application, either (a) to allow it to be approved under delegated powers in the event that the requirements identified and the Council’s standards are met or (b) to a future meeting of the Committee when the application will be determined in terms of the Hearings Procedure.

 

4.           Applications for Houses in Multiple Occupation Licences – Michael Maggs

 

There is circulated Report LCR/02/08 by the Area Solicitor advising of the receipt of two applications for Houses in Multiple Occupation Licences submitted by Michael Maggs for premises at 24 Rowan Drive Culbokie and Beaufort, High  Street, Culbokie.

 

It is recommended that the Committee agree to defer determination of the applications, either (a) to allow them to be approved under delegated powers in the event that all necessary requirements are met or (b) to a future meeting of the Committee when the application(s) will be determined in terms of the Hearings Procedure.