Agenda item

Consideration of the Ongoing Suitability of a Hackney Carriage Driver


The Chair welcomed the Licence Holder to the meeting and introductions were made.


The Council’s Solicitor explained the procedure.


The Sub-Committee considered a report of the Corporate Director of Neighbourhoods and Climate Change to determine the ongoing suitability of a Hackney Carriage Driver (for copy of report, see file of minutes).


The Licensing Enforcement Officer presented the report and the parties were given the opportunity to ask questions.


The Licence Holder then addressed the Sub-Committee and the parties asked the Licence Holder questions.


After all parties were given the opportunity to make a closing statement, the Sub-Committee retired to deliberate the application, in private, at 2.10 pm.  After re-convening at 2.20 pm, the Chair delivered the Sub-Committee’s decision.




That the Hackney Carriage Driver be issued with a written warning for a period of 12 months.