Licensing Committee

Purpose of committee

The Council's Licensing Committee and Sub-Committee play a key role in the community. The Licensing Committee has currently delegated its functions to the Licensing Sub-Committee.


The Committees' responsibilities include:

  • Considering and resolving all matters relating to the Licensing, Certification and Registration functions of the Council undertaken by the Director of Environment Department.
  • Hearing appeals against decisions made by officers carrying out delegated licensing functions
  • Determining new applications for licences and variations to existing licences


A more detailed explanation of the Licensing Committee’s Terms of Reference, responsibilities, and membership structure can be found in the constitution:




Contact information

Support officer: Charles Francis. Email:

Postal address:
Governance and Scrutiny
Hammersmith Town Hall
King Street
W6 9JU

Phone: 020 8753 2062