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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

No apologies for absence were received.  Councillor Cliff Woodcraft attended the meeting as a reserve Member, but was not required to stay.

 

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 three cases relating to hackney carriage and private hire licensing.

 

 

4.2

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

 

 

4.3

The applicant in Case No. 18/17 attended the hearing and addressed the Sub-Committee.

 

 

4.4

The applicant in Case No. 12/17 attended the hearing with a representative and they both addressed the Sub-Committee.

 

 

4.5

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

 

 

 

Case No.

Licence Type

Decision

 

 

 

 

 

17/17

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

Grant the licence for the term of 12 months as requested.

 

 

 

 

 

18/17

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

Refuse to grant a licence as the Sub-Committee does not consider the applicant to be a fit and proper person to hold a licence, in the light of the offences and convictions now reported and the responses given to the questions raised.

 

 

 

 

 

12/17

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

Grant a licence for the shorter term of 12 months, in the light of the offences now reported and, on renewal, authority be given to grant the applicant a licence for up to the maximum term of 36 months subject to there being no further cause for concern.