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Agenda and minutes

Venue: To be held as an online video conference

Contact: John Turner, Democratic Services  Email: john.turner@sheffield.gov.uk

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Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence

Additional documents:

Minutes:

1.1

No apologies for absence were received.

 

2.

Exclusion of Public and Press

To identify items where resolutions may be moved to exclude the press and public

Additional documents:

Minutes:

2.1

RESOLVED: That the public and press be excluded from the meeting before discussion takes place on item 5 on the agenda (item 4 of these minutes) on the grounds that, if the public and press were present during the transaction of such business, there would be a disclosure to them of exempt information as described in paragraphs 1 and 2 of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972, as amended.

 

3.

Declarations of Interest pdf icon PDF 129 KB

Members to declare any interests they have in the business to be considered at the meeting

Additional documents:

Minutes:

3.1

There were no declarations of interest.

 

4.

Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Licensing - Individual Cases

Report of the Chief Licensing Officer.

 

 

*(NOTE: The report at item 5 in the above agenda is not available to the public and press because it contains exempt information described in paragraphs 1 and 2 of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended))

 

 

 

 

Minutes:

4.1

The Chief Licensing Officer submitted reports on two cases relating to hackney

 carriage and private hire licensing.

 

 

4.2

The applicant in Case No. 03/21 informed the Licensing Service that he was not able to attend the meeting and requested that consideration of his application be deferred.

 

 

4.3

The applicant in Case No. 06/21 attended the meeting and addressed the Sub-Committee.

 

 

4.4

RESOLVED: That after consideration of the information contained in the case papers, and the information now reported, the cases now submitted be determined as follows:-

 

 

 

Case No.

Licence Type

Decision

 

 

 

 

 

03/21

Application to renew a Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Driver’s Licence

Defer consideration of the application to enable the applicant to attend a future hearing.

 

 

 

 

 

06/21

Application to renew a Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Driver’s Licence

(a) Grant a licence on the grounds that the Sub-Committee considers the applicant to be a fit and proper person to hold a licence but, given the circumstances now reported now reported, the licence be granted for the shorter term of one year and (b) the applicant be given a written warning as to his future conduct, to remain live for the term of the licence.

 

 

 

(Note: Councillor Joe Otten voted against the proposal to grant the licence in Case No. 06/21, and asked for his vote to be recorded.)