Issue - meetings

Application for a Taxi driver licence

Meeting: 05/12/2023 - Licensing Sub Committee (Item 49)

Application for a Taxi driver licence

To consider the attached application for a new Hackney Carriage drivers licence.

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Minutes:

The Sub-Committee considered an application for a Hackney Carriage Driver’s Licence from Mr Carey. The three councillors that presided over this item were Councillors Matthews (Chairman), Sunger and Allgood. The Chairman welcomed the applicant and introduced the members and officers present. The Sub Committee received a report on the application for Mr Carey. The Licensing Compliance 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.

 

Decision:

 

1.    That the application for a Hackney Carriage Driver’s Licence by Mr Carey be refused.