Issue details

OD/16/39 Immediate Revocation of a Private Hire Vehicle Driver's Licence

Allegations of plying for hire, no insurance, theft of a mobile ‘phone and making inappropriate comments to young female passengers were received against a licensed Private Hire Vehicle Driver.


The Private Hire Vehicle Driver’s Licence was revoked with immediate effect on the grounds of public safety.


No alternative options were considered.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 30/09/2016

Decision due: 19 Sep 2016 by Officer Decision

Consultation process

The Chair of Licensing and Regulatory Committee was consulted in the decision making.