Agenda and minutes

Regulatory Committee
Tuesday, 16th July, 2019 5.30 pm

Venue: Whickham Room - Civic Centre

Contact: Helen Conway email:  Helenconway@gateshead.gov.uk 

Items
No. Item

RC234

Minutes pdf icon PDF 55 KB

The Committee is asked to approve the minutes of the last meeting held on 4 June 2019.

Minutes:

RESOLVED - That the minutes of the last meeting be approved as a correct record.

RC235

Suspensions and Revocations under Delegated Powers pdf icon PDF 55 KB

Report of the Acting Strategic Director, Communities and Environment

Minutes:

The Committee received a rpeort which provided an update on suspensions and revocations that have taken place during the period 21 May 2019 to 1 July 2019.

 

RESOLVED -              That the information contained within the report be noted.

RC236

Exclusion of the Press and Public

The Committee may wish to exclude the press and public from the meeting during consideration of the following items on the grounds indicated:

 

Item No                                                         Paragraph of Schedule 12A to the

                                                                        Local Government Act 1972

 

5                                                                                  7                                 

6                                                                                  7         

Minutes:

RESOLVED

-

That the press and public should be excluded from the meeting during consideration of the remaining business in accordance with paragraph 7 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972.

 

RC237

Street Trading Consent Revocation - Application RC/05/19 (Paragraph 7)

Report of the Acting Strategic Director, Communities and Environment

 

Minutes:

RESOLVED -              the Committee upheld the revocation of applicant RC/05/19

                                    Street Trading Consent.

RC238

Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Licensing Issues (Paragraph 7)

Report of the Acting Strategic Director, Communities and Environment

 

            Reference                             Issue

 

1.            RC/06/19                               Grant of a Private Hire Driver Licence

2.            RC/07/19                               Grant of a Dual Driver Licence  

3.            RC/08/19                               Grant of a Private Hire Driver Licence

Minutes:

RESOLVED -

i)

That the information contained within the report be noted

 

ii)

The Committee agreed that applicant RC/06/19 was a fit and proper person to hold a Private Hire Driver Licence with the Council, and that such licence be granted for a period of one year and that the applicant be warned as to his future conduct.

 

iii)

The Committee were not satisfied that applicant RC/07/19 was a fit and proper person to hold a Hackney Carriage and/or Private Hire Driver Licence with the Council at this time, and that the application be refused.

 

iv)

The Committee were not satisfied that applicant RC/08/19 was a fit and proper person to hold a Private Hire Driver Licence with the Council at this time, and that the application be refused