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Meeting of the Licensing (General Purposes) Sub-Committee held on 12/02/2008
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Licensing (General Purposes) Sub-Committee 9
12.02.08
WAVERLEY BOROUGH COUNCIL
MINUTES OF THE MEETING OF THE LICENSING (GENERAL PURPOSES)
SUB-COMMITTEE – 12TH FEBRUARY 2008

SUBMITTED TO THE LICENSING AND REGULATORY COMMITTEE
14TH APRIL 2008

(To be read in conjunction with the Agenda for the Meeting)
*Cllr L C Bate (Chairman)Cllr R D Frost
*Cllr Mrs G M Beel (Vice-Chairman)*Cllr N P Holder
*Cllr Mrs E Cable*Cllr P B Isherwood
Cllr M Causey*Cllr R A Knowles

* Present

21. MINUTES (Agenda Item 1)

The Minutes of the Meeting held on 20th November 2007 were confirmed and signed.

22. APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE (Agenda Item 2)

Apologies for absence were received from Councillors M Causey and R D Frost.

23. DISCLOSURE OF INTERESTS (Agenda Item 3)

No interests were declared under this item.
PART I – RECOMMENDATIONS TO THE COMMITTEE

There are no matters falling within this category.
PARTS II AND III – MATTERS OF REPORT

Background Papers
PART II – Matters reported in detail for the information of the Committee

There are no matters falling within this category.

PART III – Brief summaries of other matters dealt with

24. EXCLUSION OF PRESS AND PUBLIC (Agenda Item 5)

25. HACKNEY CARRIAGE/PRIVATE HIRE DRIVER’S LICENCE
((Exempt) Appendix A)

Having given consideration to the details set out in the report and interviewing the applicant the Sub-Committee

RESOLVED that, the applicant be regarded as a fit and proper person to be granted a Hackney Carriage/Private Hire Driver’s Licence, subject to all other elements of the application being satisfactory, with the reminder that the Sub-Committee had a responsibility for the safety of the public in the Borough and any contravention of the rules of operating could result in the withdrawal of the applicant’s licence.

26. PRIVATE HIRE DRIVER AND OPERATOR
((Exempt) Appendix B)

Having given consideration to the details set out in the report and interviewing the applicant the Sub-Committee

RESOLVED that, paying due regard to the mitigating circumstances during the period of the offences, and the applicant’s exemplary record over the past 25 years, D G J be regarded as a fit and proper person to hold a Private Hire Driver and Operator Licence. However, the retention of the licences was subject to D G J undertaking a Waverley Borough Council Standard Medical Examination for Drivers with a Council-designated doctor, within a period of three months. D G J would be required to reappear before the Sub-Committee should he fail the medical examination.

27. POLICE INFORMATION RECEIVED ABOUT A LICENSEE
((Exempt) Appendix C)

RESOLVED that the report be noted.

The meeting commenced at 7.35 p.m. and concluded at 10.07 p.m.







Chairman

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