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Agenda and minutes

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

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No. Item


Apologies for Absence



An apology for absence was received from Councillor Vickie Priestley.



Exclusion of Public and Press

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



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.



Declarations of Interest pdf icon PDF 88 KB

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



There were no declarations of interest.



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))







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




The licence holder in Case No. 56/19 attended the hearing, and addressed the Sub-Committee.




The applicant in Case No. 57/19 attended the hearing with a representative, and they both addressed the Sub-Committee.




RESOLVED: That, after consideration of the information contained in the case papers, and the information now reported, and, where relevant, circulated at the meeting, the cases now submitted be determined as follows:-



Case No.

Licence Type








Review of a Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Driver’s Licence

Consideration of the case be deferred to a future meeting pending the licence holder submitting (a) evidence to prove he was residing at the property now mentioned, during the period in question and (b) the tenancy agreement in respect of the property now mentioned, including details of his landlord’s insurance.







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

Subject to the applicant committing no offences up to 14th September 2019, being the date on which he will have held a full driving licence for two years, delegated authority be given for the Chief Licensing Officer to grant a licence for three years, as requested, from that date, on the grounds that the Sub-Committee considers the applicant to be a fit and proper person to hold a licence.