Agenda and minutes

Regulatory Committee
Tuesday, 17th September, 2019 1.30 pm

Venue: Bridges Room - Civic Centre

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

Items
No. Item

RC244

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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.

RC245

Appeals and Prosecutions

Nothing to report.

Minutes:

Nothing to report.

RC246

Suspensions and Revocations Under Delegated Powers

Nothing to report.

Minutes:

Nothing to report.

RC247

Proposals for amendments to Licence Vehicle Policy

Presentation by Elaine Rudman, Trading Standards, Licensing and Enforcement Manager

Minutes:

Elaine Rudman, provided the Committee with a verbal update on the proposals for amendments to licence vehicle policy.

 

RESOLVED -              That the information be noted

RC248

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

 

7                                                                                              7         

 

8                                                                                              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 the Schedule 12A of the Local

                                    Government Act 1972.

RC249

Summary of Regulatory Committee Decisions (Paragraph 7)

Report of the Strategic Director, Corporate Services and Governance

Minutes:

RESOLVED -              That the information be noted

RC250

Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Licensing Issues (Paragraph 7)

Report of the Strategic Director Communities and Environment

 

            Reference                                                      Issue

 

            RC.09.19                                                         Grant of Dual Driver Licence

 

            RC.11.19                                                         Private Hire Operator Licence                                

Minutes:

RESOLVED -

i)

That the information contained within the report be noted

 

ii)

The Committee agreed to adjourn the hearing for applicant RC/10/19 for further information to be provided regarding non-conviction information.

 

iii)

The Committee agreed to revoke the licence for applicant RC/11/19 as they did not think the applicant was a fit and proper person to continue to hold an operator licence.