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Agenda and minutes

Venue: To be held at the Town Hall, Pinstone Street, Sheffield, S1 2HH

Contact: Harry Clarke, Democratic Services  Email: harry.clarke@sheffield.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence

Minutes:

1.1

There were no apologies for absence.

 

2.

Exclusion of Public and Press

To identify items where resolutions may be moved to exclude the press and public

Minutes:

2.1

RESOLVED: That the public and press be excluded from the meeting before discussion takes place on item 4 on the grounds that, if the public and press were present during the transaction of such business, there would be a disclosure to them of exempt information as described in paragraphs 1 and 2 of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972, as amended.

 

3.

Declarations of Interest

Members to declare any interests they have in the business to be considered at the meeting

Minutes:

3.1

There were no declarations of interest.

 

4.

Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Licensing - Individual Cases

Report of the Chief Licensing Officer.

 

 

*(NOTE: The report at item 5 in the above agenda is not available to the public and press because it contains exempt information described in paragraphs 1 and 2 of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended))

 

 

 

 

Minutes:

4.1

The Chief Licensing Officer submitted details in respect of four cases relating to hackney carriage and private hire licensing.

 

 

4.2

The applicant in Case No. 26/17 attended the hearing with a representative and they both addressed the Sub-Committee.

 

 

4.3

The applicant in Case No. 27/17 attended the hearing and addressed the Sub-Committee.

 

 

4.4

The applicant in Case No. 28/17 attended the hearing with a family member and a representative and they all addressed the Sub-Committee.

 

 

4.5

The applicant in Case No. 29/17 attended the hearing with a representative and they both addressed the Sub-Committee.

 

 

4.6

RESOLVED: That the cases now submitted be determined as follows:-

 

 

 

Case No.

Licence Type

Decision

 

 

 

 

 

26/17

Application to renew a Private Hire Vehicle Licence (Exemptions from Licensing Conditions)

Grant a licence for 12 months as requested as the applicant had demonstrated evidence to warrant a departure from the policy.

 

 

 

 

 

27/17

Application to renew a Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Driver’s Licence

Defer a decision on the application until the outcome of the Court case is known.  If the applicant is found not guilty, the Chief Licensing Officer be authorised to grant the application.

 

 

 

 

 

28/17

Application for a first Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Driver’s Licence

Grant a licence for the period of three years as requested.

 

 

 

 

 

29/17

Application for a first Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Driver’s Licence

Grant a licence for the period of three years as requested.