Agenda and minutes

Registration and Licensing Committee
Monday, 29th July, 2019 10.00 am

Venue: Council Chamber - Port Talbot Civic Centre. View directions

Contact: Nicola Headon  Committee/Member Admin Officer

Items
No. Item

1.

Taxi Licensing Policy - Fitness Criteria for Prospective and Existing Drivers and Operators pdf icon PDF 53 KB

Report of the Head of Legal Services

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Members received an overview of the Taxi Licensing Policy Appendix B (fitness criteria for prospective and existing drivers and operators) new guidance as detailed in the circulated report. 

 

RESOLVED:

That the ‘Guidance in determining the suitability of applicants and licensees in the hackney carriage and private hire trades’ set out in Appendix 1 be issued for consultation.

 

 

2.

Access to Meetings

That pursuant to Section 100A(4) and (5) of the Local Government Act 1972, the public be excluded for the following items of business which involved the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in Paragraph 12 of Part 4 of Schedule 12A of the above Act.

 

Minutes:

RESOLVED:

That pursuant to Section 100A (4) and (5) of the Local Government Act 1972, the public be excluded for the following items of business which involved the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in Paragraph 12 of Part 4 of Schedule 12A to the above Act.

 

3.

Application for a Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Driver Licence – Case 1

(Exempt under Paragraph 12)

Private Report of the Head of Legal Services

 

Minutes:

Members were asked to consider an application for a Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Driver’s Licence, as detailed in the private circulated report.

 

The applicant was present at the meeting.

 

RESOLVED:

That the application for the grant of Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Driver’s Licence, be granted.

 

 

4.

Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Driver Licensing - Case 2

(Exempt under Paragraph 12)

Private Report of the Head of Legal Services

 

Minutes:

Members were provided with information in respect of the suspension of a Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Driver Licence and the subsequent lifting of the suspension.

 

RESOLVED

That the report be noted.