We are currently in the process of consulting on a new licensing policy under the Gambling Act 2005.
We have produced a draft licensing policy for 2019 to 2022 and we would be very grateful for any comments and feedback that you have about it.
If you would like to get involved and have your say on our draft policy you'll need to fill in a consultation response form and send this to us by email or by post.
The consultation period runs from 9 August 2018 to 26 October 2018. You'll need to let us have any comments or feedback by 26 October 2018 at the latest.
It would help us if you could please refer to the paragraph number of the policy when you complete the response form. You must include your name, address and contact details. If you are responding on behalf of an organisation, please give the name of the organisation and a brief description of who the organisation represents. Anonymous or blank responses will not be accepted.
Data Protection Privacy Notice
As part of the reponses to this consultation we may be collecting and using your personal information including your name and contact details, which we will do in accordance with data protection legislation and our policies.
Any personal information which you provide will be held and used by the Licensing Department at East Devon District Council solely for the purpose of carrying out the gambling policy consultation and for the purpose of contacting you and updating you in respect of it. Otherwise your personal information will not be used for any other reason nor will it be disclosed to anybody outside East Devon District Council without your permission, unless there is a lawful reason to do so. Your information will be held securely and will not be retained for any longer than is necessary. There are a number of rights available to you in relation to our use of your personal information. Further detail about our use of your personal information can be found in our policy and the relevant privacy notices.
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You'll need to have read our draft policy.
You'll need to fill in our consultation response form referring to any paragraphs that you want to comment on.
After the closing date the responses will be collated and a report prepared outlining the responses received. This will be presented, together with the draft policy document (as required) to the Licensing and Enforcement Committee on the 21 November 2018, Cabinet on the 28 November 2018 and then to the Full Council on 12 December 2018.
A summary of the responses will be available on our website. Alternatively, a paper copy of the summary may also be requested, subject to a reasonable charge for copying and postage.
You don't have to use our response form to give us your feedback. You can write to us or email us with your comments. Please include in your letter the policy paragraph number your comment relates to.
You can also view our draft policy or get a response form to complete by telephoning us or by emailing us with your details. Copies are also available from our offices.
If you would like to come into our offices to view the policy and collect a response form please telephone first to make sure that someone is available.