Agenda and draft minutes

Licensing Sub-Committee - Wednesday, 20th February, 2019 7.00 pm

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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.


Declarations of Interests


There were no interests declared.


Exclusion of the Public and Press

Members agreed the press and public should be excluded from the meeting during consideration of an agenda item on the grounds that it involves likely disclosure of exempt information as specified in Part I of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972 or it being confidential for the purposes of Section 100A(2) of that Act.


Determination 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.

Members and the applicant were provided the opportunity to ask questions of the Licensing Officer. There were no questions.
The applicant was then provided with the opportunity to present his case.

All parties were given an opportunity to ask questions to the applicant. There were none from the Licensing Officer.

The Chair of the Sub-Committee sought if members had any further questions. He then moved on to closing summaries.

The Sub Committee adjourned at 7.44pm for deliberation and accompanied by the Legal Advisors and Democratic Services Officer. The meeting reconvened at 8.07pm.


That the Sub-Committee revoked the Private Hire Driver Licence.