Committee details

Licensing Committee

Purpose of committee

Terms of reference


(1) To establish a sub committee(s) to determine and review applications as   required by the Licensing Act 2003, the Gambling Act 2005 and any other licensing functions as required.


(2)     To exercise the functions, powers and duties of the Council in relation to all licensing matters, as required by statute.


(3)  Applications to be determined by the Licensing Committee, unless otherwise determined by a licensing sub committee or by an officer acting under delegated powers (“applications” includes new applications, renewals, transfers, variations, or reviews):


(a)     Applications that in the opinion of an officer, who has been given delegated authority, should be referred to the Committee.


(b)   Applications made by or on behalf of officers or elected members of the Council or their spouse/partner or relative.




10 councillors


Contact information

Support officer: Julia Skinner, Democratic Services,. 020 7926 0147, Email:

Postal address:
London Borough of Lambeth
Lambeth Town Hall
Brixton Hill

Phone: 020 7926 0147