Decision details

To approve consultation on the draft common licensing standards for taxi and private hire licensing

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member Cyber and Safety

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Reasons for the decision:

To ensure the authority’s licensing standards in relation to taxi and private hire services are based on national best practice and take into account the national statutory guidance.

Alternative options considered:

The Cabinet Member for Cyber and Safety can decide not to approve the draft common licensing policy for consultation.

Other reasons / organisations consulted


Contact: Louis Krog, Licensing & Business Support Team Leader 01242 264172 Email:

Publication date: 06/04/2021

Date of decision: 06/04/2021

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