Dear Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council,

I am requesting information regarding:

1. The number of current private hire driver badges issued within Knowsley.
2. The number of current private hire plates for vehicles within Knowsley.
3. The number of current operator licences issued within Knowsley.
4. The amount of money received in the most recent financial year from the above broken down by the categories listed above.
5. How many private hire drivers have had their licences suspended or revoked for non-complying with the `intended use policy`

Yours faithfully,
K Ross

Freedom of Information, Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear Mr Ross,

Thank you for your email received on 27 November 2017 requesting information about Private Hire Statistics.

I have recorded your request for information under reference F2017.11.4120.

This has been passed to the relevant service and you will receive a response by 27 December 2017.

In line with guidance published by the Information Commissioner’s Office, the council may make a charge for the provision of information – for example in order to cover the costs of postage (in line with the relevant postal charges) or charges for printing and copying (which will reflect photocopying charges levied by the council’s public libraries) or if this falls within the regulations of an EIR (Environmental Information).

You will be informed if a fee is to be applied before information is to be provided.

If you need further information please contact me.

Kind regards,

Freedom of Information
Knowsley MBC
Archway Road
Huyton
Knowsley
Merseyside
L36 9UX

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

Dear Freedom of Information,

I AM STILL WAITING FOR A RESPONSE TO THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION REQUEST I MADE ON 27TH NOVEMBER 2017. (PRIVATE HIRE STATISTICS

Yours sincerely,

kevin

Freedom of Information, Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear Mr Ross,

Please accept my apologies for the delay in sending a response to your request. I have sent an urgent e-mail to the team dealing with your request and will contact you again shortly.

Once again I apologise for the delay.

Kind regards,

Freedom of Information
Knowsley MBC
Archway Road
Huyton
Knowsley
Merseyside
L36 9UX

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

Dear Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews

I am writing to request an internal review of Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council's handling of my FOI request 'Private Hire Statistics'. Made on 27th November 2018, You acknowledged the request claiming i would receive it by email on the 27th December 2017

On the 10th January 2018 I sent a reminder, Your Reply was '' Please accept my apologies for the delay in sending a response to your request. I have sent an urgent e-mail to the team dealing with your request and will contact you again shortly.''

i am still waiting

A full history of my FOI request and all correspondence is available on the Internet at this address: https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/p...

Yours faithfully,

kevin

Dear Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council,
I am still waiting for a response to the F.O.I. I made on the 27th November.

Yours faithfully,

kevin

Freedom of Information, Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear Mr Ross,

 

Freedom of Information request F2017-11-4120

 

Firstly I would like to apologise for the delay in responding to your
request. We have looked into your request for information about taxis and
private hire licences and our response is shown below.

 

I can now provide the following requested data:

 

1. As of 30 November 2017 the following numbers of “live” licences were in
force:

 

       251 Hackney Carriage Drivers

    1952 Private Hire Drivers

      233 Hackney Carriage Vehicles

   1674 Private Hire Vehicles

        39 Private Hire Operators

 

2. The gross income figures for these licences for the last full year
2016-17 were:  

 

     Hackney Carriage Driver gross income:                     £ 
13,837.00

     Private Hire Driver gross income:                               
£195,207.00

     Hackney Carriage Vehicle gross income:                  £  66,344.00

     Private Hire Vehicle gross income:                            
£424,392.00

     Private Hire Operator gross income:                            £ 
11,186.00

 

3. The number of private hire drivers who have had their licence revoked
due to breaching the intended use policy is as follows:

  

     21 Revocations (with 1 being later rescinded on receipt of a legal
undertaking to comply and 1 more pending before the courts).

 

If you need further information please see the contact details below.

 

Regards

 

Freedom of Information

Knowsley MBC

Archway Road

Huyton

Knowsley

Merseyside

L36 9UX

 

 

 

 

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

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