Decision details

OD/15/62 Refusing to renew a Hackney Carriage Vehicle Driver's Licence

Decision Maker: Officer Decision

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

A current licensed Hackney Carriage Vehicle Driver has applied for the renewal of his licence from 1 April 2016. The medical examination form submitted with his application shows that he is suffering from heart failure. Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Drivers are required, under Council policy, to meet the DVLA Group 2 medical standards of fitness to drive, the applicant does not meet this medical standard.

Decision:

A current licensed Hackney Carriage Vehicle Driver has applied for the renewal of his licence from 1 April 2016. The medical examination form submitted with his application shows that he is suffering from heart failure. Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Drivers are required, under Council policy, to meet the DVLA Group 2 medical standards of fitness to drive, the applicant does not meet this medical standard.

 

No alternative options were considered.

Publication date: 20/04/2016

Date of decision: 07/04/2016

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