Westminster Licensing

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-09-16
Session date: 
September 16, 2015
Reference: 
2015/2933
Question By: 
Murad Qureshi
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

In light of recent allegations of corruption at Westminster Council's licensing office, particularly the inappropriate relationships between police officers and local businesses, will the MPS be reviewing the licenses reviewed by the council since the introduction of the Licensing Act in 2003, for example the closure of Madame Jojo's?

Answer

Answer for Westminster Licensing

Answer for Westminster Licensing

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The recent allegations concerning the Westminster Council Licensing Office are part of an ongoing live investigation. It would therefore not be appropriate for me to comment at this stage.

Updated written response from the Mayor received 6/10/15

The recent allegations are part of an ongoing live investigation. It would therefore not be appropriate for me to comment at this stage.