Decision - Hackney Carriage & Private Hire Driver Enforcement and Monitoring

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Hackney Carriage & Private Hire Driver Enforcement and Monitoring

Decision Maker: Licensing Committee (Non Licensing Act 2003 Functions)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


This report was requested by Members to update them on enforcement action taken against Hackney Carriage & Private Hire Drivers and Applicants between June 2021 and October 2021


RESOLVED – (1) That Members approve the commission of an unmet demand survey to be undertaken during 2022; and


(2) For the purposes of 2.1 above, Members confirm their support for the current restricted numbers policy for hackney carriage vehicles with managed growth of five additional plates issues annually to wheelchair accessible vehicles or vehicles which are fully electric or plug in hybrid (PHEV). This policy will be reviewed following the outcome of the unmet demand survey.

Report author: Alex Evans

Publication date: 14/10/2021

Date of decision: 14/10/2021

Decided at meeting: 14/10/2021 - Licensing Committee (Non Licensing Act 2003 Functions)

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