Decision details

Removal of Suspension for existing highways amenity licensing (pavement café) activity in relation to the covid19 outbreak

Decision Maker: Director of Economy and Place

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Highways amenity licensing was suspended on 27.3.20 due to the covid-19 outbreak, see
• Government advice is that the hospitality industry (restaurants) may reopen from 4 July 2020

• Guidance indicates that social distancing is still required, therefore whilst the defined area existing licence holders will remain unchanged, furniture density within each area will need to reduce to a level compliant with government guidance.

Contact: John Gibbon, Direct Services Manager Email: Tel: 01432 383204.

Publication date: 26/06/2020

Date of decision: 26/06/2020

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