Agenda and minutes

Regulatory Committee
Tuesday, 15th October, 2019 1.30 pm

Venue: Bridges Room - Civic Centre

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

Items
No. Item

RC251

Minutes pdf icon PDF 172 KB

The Committee is asked to approve the minutes of the last meeting.

Minutes:

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

RC252

Appeals and Prosecutions

Nothing to report.

Minutes:

Nothing to report.

RC253

Suspensions and Revocations pdf icon PDF 17 KB

Report of the Strategic Director, Communities and Environment

Minutes:

The Committee received a report outlining suspensions and revocations that have taken place under the powers delegated to the Service Director of Development, Transport and Public Protection during the period 3 September 2019 to 2 October 2019.

 

RESOLVED -  That the information be noted.

RC254

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                                                           Paragraphs of Schedule 12A to the

                                                                        Local Government Act 1972

 

6                                                                                              7

 

7                                                                                              7                                                         

Minutes:

RESOLVED -

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

 

RC255

Summary of Regulatory Committee Decisions

Report of the Strategic Director, Corporate Services and Governance

Minutes:

RESOLVED -  That the information be noted.

RC256

Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Licensing Issues (Paragraph 7)

Report of the Strategic Director Communities and Environment

 

Number

Applicant

Approval Sought

1.

RC/09/19

Grant of Dual Driver Licence (deferred from last Committee)

2.

RC/12/19

Grant of Private Hire Driver Licence

                                                         

 

                                                                               

Minutes:

RESOLVED -

i)

That the information be noted

 

ii)

The Committee agreed that applicant RC/09/19 was not a fit and proper person to hold a dual driver licence, and the application was subsequently refused.

 

iii)

The Committee agreed that applicant RC/12/19 was a fit and proper person to hold a private hire driver licence and the application was subsequently approved for 12 months.