Agenda and minutes

Licensing Appeals Sub-Committee - Tuesday, 27 April 2021 11.00 a.m.

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Introductions / Procedure pdf icon PDF 206 KB

The Chairman of the Sub-Committee will welcome those present and introduce him/herself; the remaining members of the Sub-Committee and the officers will then introduce themselves.


A copy of the Sub-Committee appeals procedure is attached.


Declarations of Interest


There were no declarations of interest.


Appeal against the revocation of a Private Hire Driver licence


The sub-committee heard representations from the licence holder, and the Regulatory Enforcement Officer based on the written report.


The sub-committee refused to lift the revocation of the Private Hire Driver Licence.


In making its decision, the sub-committee considered the following:


·       Statutory provisions: S51,61 & 77 Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions Act) 1976

·       Statutory taxi and private hire vehicle standards issued by the Department of Transport in July 2020

·       South Cambridgeshire District Council Private Hire and Taxi Policy

·       Report of the Regulatory Enforcement Officer

·       Advice from the Council’s legal adviser

·       Representations from the Regulatory Enforcement Officer

·       A written representation provided by the appellant’s representative

·       Character reference for the appellant provided by their operator.


The reasons for the decision are included in the confidential minutes of the meeting.