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Agenda item

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 licencing.

 

 

4.2

The applicant in Case No. 92/21 attended the hearing with his wife, and they both addressed the Sub-Committee.

 

 

4.3

The applicant in Case No. 93/21 did not attend the hearing, and as he had not provided any explanation for his non-attendance, the Sub-Committee agreed to consider the case in his absence.

 

 

4.4

The licence holder in Case No. 94/21 attended the hearing and addressed the Sub-Committee.

 

 

4.5

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

 

 

 

Case No.

Licence Type

Decision

 

 

 

 

 

92/21

Application to extend a Hackney Carriage Vehicle Licence

Refuse to extend the licence on the grounds that the applicant had not provided sufficient evidence to convince the Sub-Committee that there are exceptional reasons to deviate from the current policy on the age limit of vehicles.

 

 

 

 

 

93/21

Application for a Hackney Carriage Vehicle Licence

Refuse to grant a licence on the grounds that the applicant had not provided sufficient evidence to convince the Sub-Committee that there are exceptional reasons to deviate from the current policy on the age limit of vehicles.

 

 

 

 

 

94/21

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

The licence holder be (a) given a written warning as to his future conduct, to remain live for the term of the re-instated licence and (b) required to attend a driving skills course prior to his next licence renewal date.