Hackney and private hire licensing budget

paul elliott made this Freedom of Information request to Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear Wirral Borough Council,

1. Can you please advise me if there was any deficit in the hackney carriage and private hire licensing budget, in the last three financial years (2007/8, 2008/9, 2009/10)?

2. Can you please advise me if there was any excess in the hackney carriage and private hire licensing budget, in the last three financial years (2007/8, 2008/9, 2009/10)?

3. If there was a deficit or excess can you please advise how much for each financial year (2007/8, 2008/9, 2009/10)?

4. If there was an excess in the financial years 2007/8, 2008/9, 2009/10 can you advise me what this money was used for?

5. Can you please give me an itemised break down on what the money received from taxi and private hire licensing fees was spent on, in the last three financial years (2007/8, 2008/9, 2009/10)?

Yours faithfully,

Paul Elliott

InfoMgr, FinDMT, Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council

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Good Afternoon,
Thank you for your request for information below. Please see attachment
which details the income and expenditure for Hackney and Private hire
licensing as requested. As you can see there was a deficit for 2008/09
and 2009/10 and a small excess for 2007/08.
I hope you find this information of use.
Kind Regards
Jane Corrin
Information Manager
Wirral Council

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Following this FoI request, I asked for a report on the budget to be produced at a meeting of the Licensing Committee. The report can be found here http://democracy.wirral.gov.uk/mgConvert...