Agenda and minutes

General Licensing Sub-Committee Panel
Tuesday, 12th June, 2018 2.00 pm

Venue: Cross Room, Civic Centre, West Paddock, Leyland PR25 1DH

Contact: Dianne Scambler  Email: dscambler@southribble.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for absence

Minutes:

Councillor Barbara Nathan was not present when the first application was considered.

2.

Declarations of Any Interest

Minutes:

There were no declarations of interests.

3.

Exclusion of the Press and Public

To consider the exclusion of the press and public for the following items of business on the ground that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in Paragraph 1 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972.

 

By Virtue of Paragraph 1: Information relating to any individual.

Minutes:

RESOLVED (Unanimously):

 

That the press and public be excluded from the meeting during the consideration of the following item of business as it involved the discussion of information defined as exempt from publication under paragraph 1 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972, ‘information relating to any individual’ and in which the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighed the public interest in disclosing it.

4.

Application for a Private Hire Drivers Licence

Confidential Report of the Head of Licensing attached.

Minutes:

The Panel received a report on an application for a Private Hire Driver’s Licence.

 

The Chair referred those present to the circulated established procedure for hearings and the process that would be followed.

 

The applicant was present with his legal representative and they both addressed the Panel.

 

The Panel also received representations from the Council’s Head of Licensing.

 

RESOLVED: (Unanimously)

 

That on the balance of probabilities, the applicant is a fit and proper person to hold a Private Hire Driver’s Licence and granted the application.

5.

Application for a Hackney Carriage Drivers Licence

Confidential Report of the Head of Licensing attached.

Minutes:

Councillor Barbara Nathan joined the meeting.

 

The Panel received a report on an application for a Hackney Carriage Driver’s Licence.

 

The Chair referred those present to the circulated established procedure for hearings and the process that would be followed.

 

The applicant was present and addressed the Panel.

 

The Panel also received representations from the Council’s Head of Licensing.

 

RESOLVED: (For, 4 : Against, 1)

 

That on the balance of probabilities, the applicant is a fit and proper person to hold a Hackney Carriage Driver’s Licence and granted the application.