Agenda and draft minutes

Licensing and Regulatory Sub-Committee - Thursday, 19th January, 2023 10.00 am

Venue: King Charles Room - OFH. View directions

Contact: Email: comsec@teignbridge.gov.uk  Email: comsec@teignbridge.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

28.

Apologies

Minutes:

None.

29.

Declarations of Interest (if any)

Minutes:

None.

30.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 235 KB

To approve and sign the Minutes of the meetings held on 9 November 2022 and 30 November 2022.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Minutes of the meetings held on 9 November 2022 and 30 November 2022 were approved as a correct record and signed by the Chair.

31.

Request for Hackney Carriage Vehicle Extension for further 12 months - ML60 WRX pdf icon PDF 109 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Licensing and Regulatory Sub-Committee was asked to consider an application for a Hackney Carriage Vehicle Licence Extension for a Seat Alhambra vehicle registration ML60 WRX.

 

The Sub-Committee noted the information provided by way of the report and heard written representations from the Applicant. In particular the Sub-Committee noted that the vehicle’s MOT certificate expires on 12 January 2024, with no advisories. The Sub-Committee were informed that the vehicle passed its annual taxi inspection test on 9 January 2023, with advisories. The Sub-Committee commented that the Applicant should ensure to regularly check the vehicle tyres are roadworthy. 

 

The Sub-Committee was satisfied that the vehicle was in a good and sound condition and that public safety would not be compromised by the granting of the licence sought.

 

Decision

Accordingly, the Sub-Committee granted the 12 month Hackney Carriage Vehicle Licence Extension as detailed in the report with 4 monthly vehicle inspections due to the age of the vehicle.

 

 

 

 

32.

Request for Hackney Carriage Vehicle Extension for further 12 months - LP12 EDU pdf icon PDF 108 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Licensing and Regulatory Sub-Committee was asked to consider an application for a Hackney Carriage Vehicle Licence Extension for a Ford Galaxy vehicle registration LP12 EDU.

 

The Sub-Committee noted the information provided by way of the report. In particular the Sub-Committee noted that the vehicle’s MOT certificate expires on 20 January 2024 with no advisories. The Sub-Committee were informed that the vehicle passed its annual taxi inspection test on 6 January 2023, with advisories which had been fixed other than the mirror cover.

 

The Sub-Committee was satisfied that the vehicle was in a good and sound condition and that public safety would not be compromised by the granting of the licence sought.

 

Decision

Accordingly, the Sub-Committee granted the 12 month Hackney Carriage Vehicle Licence Extension as detailed in the report with a six monthly vehicle inspection due to the age of the vehicle.