130 Who decides application for renewal

(1)

A licensing committee may decide any application for renewal of a licence.

(2)

With the leave of the chairperson of the licensing authority a licensing committee may refer any application for renewal of a licence to the authority for decision.

(3)

The licensing committee must forward the complete file relating to the application to the licensing authority. The complete file means—

(a)

the application and any papers filed in support of the application; and

(b)

a copy of the public notice of the application, and a statement of the dates of publication of the notice; and

(c)

any objection and any papers filed in support of the objection; and

(d)

any reports made under section 103.