Committee details

Committee details

Licensing Committee pre 2019/20

Purpose of committee

The Licensing Committee is responsible for –


·               Approving licensing policies related to hackney carriages, hackney carriage operators and drivers and private hire operators and drivers;

·               Approving the Hackney Carriage fare tariff;

·               Approving byelaws relating to acupuncture, tattooing, semi-permanent skin colouring, cosmetic piercing and electrolysis;

·               Approving other policies within Environmental Health, except for those related to the Licensing Act 2003 and Gambling Act 2005.


Contact information

Support officer: Ian Smith/Alan Garside. Email:

Phone: 01923 278376

Fax: 01923 278366



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