Licensing Sub-Committee
Thursday, 22nd December, 2016 10.00 am - Agenda and minutes

Venue: Concorde Room, Council Offices, Farnborough

Contact: Chris Todd  01252 398825 Email: chris.todd@rushmoor.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

4.

EXCLUSION OF THE PUBLIC

To consider resolving:

 

That, subject to the public interest test, the public be excluded from this meeting during the discussion of the undermentioned item to avoid the disclosure of exempt information within the paragraphs of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act, 1972 indicated against such item:

 

Item                Schedule      Categories

No.                  12A Para.

                        Nos.

 

2                      1 and 3           Information relating to any individual or the                               financial or business affairs of any particular                                     person (including the Authority holding that                                                      information)

Minutes:

RESOLVED:            That, taking into account the public interest test, the public be excluded from the meeting during the discussion of the under mentioned item to avoid the disclosure of exempt information within the paragraphs of Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act, 1972 indicated against the item:

 

Minute           Schedule 12A          Categories

No.                  Para. Nos.

            

5                      1 and 3                      Information relating to any individuals, or the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority holding that information)

5.

DETERMINATION OF ACTION TO BE TAKEN FOLLOWING INVESTIGATION OF COMPLAINTS CONCERNING A PRIVATE HIRE DRIVER

To consider the Head of Environmental Health and Housing’s Exempt Report No. EHH_LICSUB1628 (copy attached) in respect of the outcome of an investigation by the Licensing Authority into complaints concerning a licensed private hire driver.

Minutes:

The Sub-Committee considered the Head of Environmental Health and Housing’s Exempt Report No. EHH_LICSUB1628, which set out the outcome of an investigation by the Licensing Authority into complaints concerning a licensed private hire driver. The driver confirmed that he had received all relevant paperwork.

 

Firstly, the Licensing Officer outlined the findings of the investigation and four witnesses were called to substantiate pieces of evidence. The driver then made his presentation. The Licensing Officer, witnesses and driver were all subjected to questions from the Sub-Committee.

 

The Sub-Committee withdrew to consider what action should be taken in this case and the outcome of this was set out in the decision notice annexed to these minutes.