Agenda and minutes

Licensing Committee - Thursday 12 March 2020 5.30 pm

Venue: The Annexe, Crosfield Hall, Broadwater Road, Romsey

Contact: Sally Prior - 01264 368024  Email:

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That the minutes of the meeting held on 21 November 2019 be confirmed and signed as a correct record.


Taxi and Private Hire Licensing - Convictions Policy pdf icon PDF 305 KB

A report recommending that the Council adopts a new Taxi Licence Criminal Convictions Policy.

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The Council’s current policy regarding applicants for taxi licences with convictions is in need of revision.  The Council consulted on adopting a new policy based upon two sets of guidance published by the Institute of Licensing and Local Government Association.  Only a handful of responses to the consultation were received and the policy is recommended for adoption.


That the policy statement published for consultation in October 2019 and attached as Annex 1 to this report be adopted with effect from 1 April 2020.