Licensing Sub-Committee - Friday, 3rd March, 2023 10.00 am

For those meetings that are being broadcast (as agreed by Council in July 2022) there will be a link to view the live broadcast under the ‘Media’ heading below. Guidance on how to watch live broadcasts of meetings.

The link to view a recording of a meeting that was broadcast can be found on the Council’s YouTube channel (@doverdc)

Venue: Council Chamber. View directions

Contact: Democratic Services  Email:

No. Item


Apologies for Absence

To receive any apologies for absence.


Appointment of Substitute Members

To note appointment of Substitute Members.


Declarations of Interest

To receive any declarations of interest from Members in respect of business to be transacted on the agenda.



It is recommended that, in accordance with the Licensing Act 2003 (Hearings) Regulations 2005, the press and public be excluded from the remainder of the meeting.


The licensing authority may exclude the public from all or part of a hearing where it considers that the public interest in so doing outweighs the public interest in the hearing, or that part of the hearing, taking place in public.



The procedure for the Hearing is attached.


Licensing Act 2003 - Application for the Review of a Premises Licence for The Attic Bar, First and Second Floors, 8-9 Church Street, Dover

The Sub-Committee is requested to determine the application.


The following papers are attached.


(i)         Licensing Manager's report.

(ii)        Appendix A – Current premises licence for The Attic Bar

(iii)       Appendix B – Map of the area

(iv)       Appendix C – Review application submitted by Kent Police

(v)        Appendix D – Further submissions made by Kent Police

(vi)       Appendix E - Representations made by Other Parties

(vii)      Appendix F – Previous premises licence prior to variation approved by Licensing Sub-Committee at the hearing on 29 November 2022


The procedure to be followed by the Sub-Committee is attached to this agenda.


Data Protection – Broadcast of Live Meetings

  1. Dover District Council is a Data Controller under GDPR. During this live broadcast, if you are participating in the meeting your personal data will be processed. Some of the meetings will be recorded and retained for viewing for 30 days on the Council's YouTube channel. Your information will be handled securely and confidentially in compliance with data protection legislation. For more information on your privacy and how your personal data may be processed during a live broadcasting of a Council meeting, please visit our website and view our Broadcasting of Meetings and Corporate Privacy Notice at