Agenda item

Taxi and Private Hire DoT Consultation

 

The Service Director Legal Services will submit a report informing Members and seeking views on the draft Statutory Guidance issued to Taxi and Private Hire Vehicle Licensing Authorities on the use of licensing powers to protect children and vulnerable adults.

 

Minutes:

The Service Director Legal Services submitted a report informing Members and seeking views on the draft Statutory Guidance issued to Taxi and Private Hire Vehicle Licensing Authorities on the use of licensing powers to protect children and vulnerable adults.

 

Members were asked to submit their comments to the Licensing by no later than 6th March, 2019 in order that a consolidated response could be submitted on behalf of the Authority.  It was also reported that Members could submit their own individual comments on the consultation but in such circumstances they were still asked to submit their response to the Licensing Service so that these could also be incorporated.

 

Once the response was complete it would be copied to all Members of the Board for information.

 

RESOLVED that Members of the Board submit their comments on the consultation document to the Licensing Officer by no later than 6th March, 2019.

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