Notice of a public meeting of

Licensing and Regulatory Committee



Councillors Orrell (Chair), Melly (Vice-Chair), Barker, D'Agorne, Galvin, Hook, Hunter, Looker, Mason, D Myers, Norman, Pearson, Warters, Wells and Wann



Tuesday, 7 June 2022



5.30 pm



The Snow Room - Ground Floor, West Offices (G035)





1.          Declarations of Interest 



At this point in the meeting, Members are asked to declare any disclosable pecuniary interest or other registerable interest they might have in respect of business on this agenda, if they have not already done so in advance on the Register of Interests.




2.          Minutes 

(Pages 1 - 8)


To approve and sign the minutes of the meeting held on 2 March 2022.




3.          Public Participation 



At this point in the meeting members of the public who have registered to speak can do so. Please note that our registration deadlines have changed to 2 working days before the meeting, in order to facilitate the management of public participation at our meetings. The deadline for registering is 5.00pm on Wednesday 1 June 2022. Members of the public can speak on agenda items or matters within the remit of the committee.


To register to speak please visit to fill out an online registration form. If you have any questions about the registration form or the meeting please contact the Democracy Officer for the meeting whose details can be found at the foot of the agenda.

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4.          Hackney Carriage Licences 

(Pages 9 - 132)


This report advises Members of the findings of the ‘unmet demand’ survey which has been undertaken with regards to hackney carriage vehicles.  It asks Members to make a recommendation to Executive and subsequently the Council on:

i)     the number of new hackney carriage vehicle licences to be issued, and

ii)    the type of vehicle they should be issued to.




5.          Urgent Business 



Any other business which the Chair considers urgent under the  Local Government Act 1972.




Democracy Officer:

Name: Angela Bielby

Contact Details:

·          Telephone – (01904) 552599

·          E-mail –


For more information about any of the following please contact the Democracy Officer responsible for servicing this meeting:


·        Registering to speak

·        Business of the meeting

·        Any special arrangements

·        Copies of reports and

·        For receiving reports in other formats


Contact details are set out above.



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