Issue details

Hackney Carriage Fares and Charges

The purpose of this report is for Cabinet to approve the consultation of the proposed hackney carriage fares and charges while delegating authority to the Director of Neighbourhood & Enforcement, in consultation with the Chair of Licensing Committee, to implement such amendments.

In addition, the paper seeks delegation to Licensing Committee to consider future requests and take all necessary steps to modify hackney carriage fares and charges whether an increase or decrease.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Explanation of anticipated restriction:

Decision due: 22 Sep 2022 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr Richard Overton - Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member: Housing, Enforcement and Transport

Lead director: Dean Sargeant - Director: Neighbourhood & Enforcement Services

Department: Neighbourhood & Enforcement Services

Contact: Anita Hunt, Public Protection Manager Email:

Is Consultation Required?: Yes

Agenda items


  • Hackney Carriage Fares and Charges