Greenwich Council

Agenda and decisions

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No. Item


Apologies for Absence

To receive apologies for absence from Members of the Sub-Committee.


Urgent Business

The Chair to announce any items of urgent business circulated separately from the main agenda.


Declarations of Interest pdf icon PDF 35 KB

Members to declare any personal and financial interests in items on the agenda.  Attention is drawn to the Council’s Constitution; the Council’s Code of Conduct and associated advice.

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Minutes pdf icon PDF 78 KB

Members are requested to confirm as an accurate record the Minutes of the meeting held on 4 July 2017.


No motion or discussion may take place upon the Minutes except as to their accuracy, and any question on this point will be determined by a majority of the Members of the body attending who were present when the matter in question was decided.  Once confirmed, with or without amendment, the person presiding will sign the Minutes.


McDonald's 2 Crescent Arcade, London, SE10 9EJ pdf icon PDF 150 KB

Application to vary the premises licence

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In reaching its decision the Sub Committee considered the Council’s statement of Licensing Policy, the Licensing Act 2003, the Regulations made there under and the Guidance issued by the Secretary of State under S.182 of that Act. In discharging its functions the Sub Committee did so with a view to promoting the licensing objectives of the prevention of crime and disorder, public safety, the prevention of public nuisance and the protection of children from harm.


Having considered all the evidence put before it the Sub-Committee decided to grant the Premises Licence under the Licensing Act 2003 in respect of the


McDonalds Restaurant, 2 Crescent Arcade, London, SE10 9EJ


as follows:


That the hours for licensable activities


the provision of late night refreshment shall be


Sunday – Thursday

23:00 - 24:00

Friday – Saturday

23:00 - 01:00


Non-standard timings for the provision of late night refreshment shall be


New Year’s Eve

23:00 - 05:00

British Summer Time

One hour to be added to British Summer Time


The licence is granted subject to the conditions as are consistent with the Operating Schedule and the conditions volunteered by the applicant as set out as follows:


1.       A duty manager will be employed on the premises seven days a week and will be on when licensable activities are taking place (the “licensable period”). All such managers shall be trained in McDonald's security and safety procedures to ensure staff welfare, customer safety and to prevent crime and disorder and public nuisance. All duty managers shall be trained in conflict management training.

2.       The McDonald's Staff Safe system will be installed and in operation.

3.       Washrooms and toilets shall be made available for customers throughout the licensable period, and these shall be regularly checked by staff.

4.       The premises shall have a CCTV in operation throughout the restaurant areas, including a camera covering each of the entrances that is capable of providing an image that is recognised as identification standard. The system shall retain images for not less than 31 days. Notices warning customers that CCTV is in operation for the protection of staff and customers shall be prominently displayed in the restaurant.

5.       The first floor area shall be closed off to customers during the licensable period.

6.       An incident log shall be kept at the premises to record any known incident of crime and disorder.

7.       The licence holder shall join and participate in any local Pubwatch scheme, where one is in operation.

8.       Prominent notices shall be displayed in the restaurant requesting customers to respect local residents and leave the premises quietly, and not to loiter.

9.       Litter receptacles for trade and customer waste shall be provided within the curtilage of the site, and staff will conduct regular litter patrols to clear litter within the curtilage of the site.

10      There will be two managers present on the premises during the period of licensable activities


The Sub-Committee also agreed the following additional condition:

11.     A suitable barrier shall be placed across the stairs  ...  view the full decision text for item 5.