Agenda and minutes

Licensing Sub-Committee - Wednesday, 24th January, 2018 7.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, Civic Offices, New Road, Grays, Essex, RM17 6SL.

Contact: Charlotte Raper, Democratic Services Officer  Email:

No. Item


Items of Urgent Business

To receive additional items that the Chair is of the opinion should be considered as a matter of urgency, in accordance with Section 100B (4) (b) of the Local Government Act 1972.


There were no items of urgent business.


The Chair informed the Committee that Item 5 had been withdrawn.


Declarations of Interests


There were no declarations of interests.




Exclusion of the Public and Press


 Members of the Sub-Committee agreed that, in accordance with Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act, 1972, the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business, on the grounds that they could involve the possible disclosure of exempt information as defined in paragraph1 (Information relating to any individual) of Schedule 12A of that Act.



Review of a Private Hire Driver Licence


The Chair asked all parties if they had any requests, and it was noted that there were no requests.


The Licensing Officer introduced the report to Members of the Sub-Committee informing them, the report was an application for a review of a Private Hire Driver Licence.


Members and the applicant were provided the chance to ask questions of the Licensing Officer.  There were none from the applicant.


The applicant was then provided with the opportunity to present her case.


Members and the Licensing Officer were given an opportunity to ask questions to the applicant. There were none from the Licensing Officer.


Following questions from Members, the Chair moved on to closing summaries.


The Chair asked if there were any further questions, there were none.


The Sub-Committee adjourned at 7.09pm for deliberation and were accompanied by the Legal Advisor and the Democratic Services Officer.


The meeting reconvened at 7.15pm.




That the Private Hire Driver’s Licence be revoked.


Review of a Private Hire Driver Licence


This item was withdrawn.