Agenda item

Consideration of the Ongoing Suitability of a Private Hire Driver


The Chair welcomed the Licence Holder who was accompanied to the meeting by his solicitor and introductions were made.


The Sub-Committee considered the report of the Corporate Director of Neighbourhoods and Climate Change to determine the suitability of the Licence Holder to continue to be licensed as a Private Hire Driver.


The Licensing Enforcement Officer was in attendance to present the report. All parties were invited to ask questions of the Licensing Enforcement Officer.


The Licence Holder’s Solicitor addressed the Committee. The Licence Holder then responded to questions from Members and Officers.


After summing up, the Sub-Committee retired to deliberate the application in private at 3.20 pm. After re-convening at 3.50 pm the Chair delivered the Sub-Committee’s decision.


Resolved: That the Licence Holder be issued with a six month written warning.