Hackney Carriage & Private Hire Licensing Policy - Consultation

Consulation
The Council recognises both the needs of residents and the public at large to have access to safe, convenient and effective taxi services and the importance of this provision to the taxi trade and local economy. This document sets out the policy that the Council will apply when making decisions about new applications and licences currently in force. The policy sets out the normal requirements and standards that must be met. In exercising its discretion in carrying out its regulatory function, the Council will have regard to this policy document. This policy is currently out to consultation and we value your comments. You can download a copy of the the draft policy here. To help us collate your comments please send them via email to commercial@barrowbc.gov.uk or alternatively by completing this questionnaire and sending it directly to the Licensing Team at Public Protection Services, Town Hall, Duke Street, Barrow-in Furness, Cumbria, LA14 2LD. 

This consultation closes on 19th January 2020.