Agenda and minutes

Licensing Committee - Wednesday, 11th August, 2021 9.30 am

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Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Licensing Policy pdf icon PDF 3 MB

Report of the Licensing and Procurement Manager


The subject of the decision:


The Licensing and Procurement Manager presented a report which sought approval for the revision of the Council’s Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Licensing Policy.  A copy of the revised Policy was attached at Annex B to the report.


Alternative options considered:




The reason for the decision:


The Committee was satisfied that the revised Policy took account of the Department for Transport’s new Statutory Taxi Private Hire Vehicle Standards.


The decision:


That the Committee approves and recommends to Council that the revised Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Licensing Policy be adopted.



To confirm the minutes of the meetings held on 26 November 2019 (LC.9 – LC.12); 15 September 2020 (LC.1 – LC.2) and 18 May 2021 (LC.1 - LC.2), previously circulated.


The Decision:


That the minutes of the meetings of the Committee held on 26 November 2019 (LC.9 – LC.12); 15 September 2020 (LC.1 – LC.2) and 18 May 2021, previously circulated, be signed as a correct records.