Issue details

Amendment to Policy on Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Licensing Standards for Drivers, Vehicles and Operators

Since the adoption of the Policy in December 2018, concessions and exemptions have been introduced to the proposed CAZ scheme resulting in a need to amend the Policy to ensure it reflects the concession where non-compliant wheelchair accessible licensed vehicles are exempt from charges until 31 December 2022.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 02/03/2020

Decision due: 5 Nov 2020 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Community Services

Lead director: Director Development and Public Protection

Contact: Cathryn Brown, Team Manager (Licensing and Environmental Protection) Email: Tel: 01225 477645.

Consultation process

Following the report to Licensing Committee the taxi trade will be advised of the intention to amend the policy and will have an opportunity make comments to the Cabinet meeting itself or through communication with officers.


Taxi trade; Cabinet member; ward members

EFP Reference: E3204


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