Issue - meetings

Application for a Taxi driver licence

Meeting: 12/09/2023 - Licensing Sub Committee (Item 26)

Application for a Taxi driver licence

To consider an application for a taxi driver licence.

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The Sub-Committee considered an application for a Hackney Carriage Driver’s Licence from Mr Emokpae. The three Councillors that presided over this item were Councillors P Keska (Chairman), L Mead and JM Whitehouse. The Chairman welcomed the applicant and introduced the members and officers present. 


The Sub Committee received a report on the application and the Licensing Officer informed the Sub-Committee of the circumstances under which the licence could not be dealt with under delegated authority. Members of the Sub Committee considered the report and the evidence presented to the hearing by the applicant. 


The Chairman informed the applicant of the Sub-Committee’s decision, and that the applicant had the right to appeal the decision in a Magistrate’s Court within 21 days of the decision.             




(1)        That the application for a Hackney carriage Driver’s Licence by Mr Emokpae be  refused