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LICENSING COMMITTEE

 

Minutes of a meeting held on 29th September, 2015.

 

Present:  Councillor H.C. Hamilton (Vice-Chairman); Councillors P.J. Clarke, G.A. Cox, Mrs. P. Drake, C.P.J. Elmore, E. Hacker, Mrs. V.M. Hartrey, Mrs. A.J. Preston and J.W. Thomas.

 

 

429     APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE -

 

These were received from Councillor A.G. Powell (Chairman), Councillors K. Hatton, Mrs. A.J. Moore, R.P. Thomas and Mrs. M.R. Wilkinson.

 

 

430     MINUTES -

 

RESOLVED - T H A T the minutes of the meeting held on 1st September, 2015 be approved as a correct record.

 

 

431     DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST -

 

No declarations were received.

 

 

432     LICENSING SUB-COMMITTEE, 2ND SEPTEMBER, 2015 -

 

RESOLVED - T H A T the minutes of the Licensing Sub-Committee held on 2nd September, 2015 be noted.

 

 

433     APPLICATION TO WAIVE THE VALE OF GLAMORGAN COUNCIL’S AGE POLICY GUIDELINES FOR THE GRANT OF A PRIVATE HIRE VEHICLE LICENCE IN RESPECT OF A SKODA OCTAVIA,. REGISTRATION NUMBER WM10 ZTV (DEHS) -

 

Committee considered a request by C.J. Contract Travel Services Ltd. to waive the Vale of Glamorgan Council’s Age Policy Guidelines in respect of an application for the grant of a Private Hire Vehicle Licence for a Skoda Octavia, Registration Number WM10 ZTV.

 

Committee were advised that Class 1 vehicles must be under 5 years old to have a licence granted.  The date of first registration for the vehicle Registration WM10 ZTV was 23rd August, 2010.

 

The vehicle was now over 5 years old.  At the time the application for a Private Hire Vehicle Licence was received, the vehicle was one day outside the Age Policy Guidelines in relation to granting a Private Hire Licence.

 

Following consideration of the report, it was

 

RESOLVED - T H A T the request the waive the Age Policy Guidelines in respect of Skoda Octavia, Registration Number WM10 ZTV be granted.

 

Reason for decision

 

Having regard to the contents of the report.