West Berkshire Council

Agenda

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Contact: Moira Fraser 

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies

To receive apologies for inability to attend the meeting (if any).

2.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 99 KB

To approve as a correct record the Minutes of the meeting of this Committee held on 19 November 2018.

3.

Declarations of Interest

To remind Members of the need to record the existence and nature of any personal, disclosable pecuniary or other registrable interests in items on the agenda, in accordance with the Members’ Code of Conduct.

4.

Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Licence Fees Consultation Responses pdf icon PDF 122 KB

Purpose: To allow Members to consider the responses received during the 28 day consultation period concerning the proposed fees in relation to hackney carriage and private hire licensing.

 

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5.

Convictions Guidance pdf icon PDF 122 KB

Purpose: To propose replacing the Council’s existing criminal convictions guidance document with a more comprehensive policy, which has been drafted to reflect the recently published ‘Guidance on determining the suitability of applicants and licensees in the hackney and private hire trades’, produced and published by the Institute of Licencing (‘IoL’).

 

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6.

Animal Licensing pdf icon PDF 117 KB

Purpose: To update the Committee on the changes that have taken place in the field of animal licensing following the commencement of the Animal Welfare (Licensing of Activities Involving Animals) (England) Regulations 2018, and what impact these changes have had on the authority.

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