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The council carries out consultation to shape our policies and services, and ensure they meet the needs of our residents. Everyone should have the opportunity to have their say on issues that affect them.

Draft Statement of Licensing Policy

The Council is now consulting on their Draft Statement of Licensing Policy which will come into effect in July 2021. The Council is required to undertake this review every 5 years. The current document has been updated to reflect changes in legislation.

Please make any comments to the changes here by Sunday 9 May 2021.  The licensing team would also be grateful if you could supply your email address (even if not making comments) for them to build up a database for future correspondence.  Please provide this with in the comments link.


Removal of public payphones

British Telecom consulted with us on the removal of 12 payphones in the district. We carried out a consultation and considered the representations received. We have sent the Final Notification (final decision) to British Telecom and to the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport.