Decision details

Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Vehicle specification policy review

Decision Maker: Licensing and Safety Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


RESOLVED: That the draft vehicle specification policy with the following amendments be adopted:

(i)            That all licensed vehicles, regardless of age be subject to annual testing,

(ii)          That multi-purpose vehicles continue to be licensed, and sports utility vehicles remain to be barred,

(iii)         That Officers provide further information relating to sports utility vehicles not being licenced at a future committee meeting,

(iv)         That licensed vehicles be allowed to tow trailers.




Publication date: 15/02/2024

Date of decision: 14/02/2024

Decided at meeting: 14/02/2024 - Licensing and Safety Committee

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