Hackney Carriage & Private Hire Licensing

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Dear West Suffolk Council,

I should like to request the following information under the Freedom of Information Act

A current list of all Hackney Carriage operators registered by your authority. Details
required are Owner/Operator name and address

A current list of all Hackney Carriage vehicles registered by your authority

Details required are

Plate Number.
Registration Number.
Vehicle Make & Model.
Owner/Operator.
Number of Seats

A current list of all Private Hire operators registered by your authority. Details required are
Owner/Operator name and address

A current list of all Private Hire vehicles registered by your authority

Details required are

Plate Number.
Registration Number.
Vehicle Make & Model.
Owner/Operator.
Number of Seats.

Yours faithfully,

Peter Heath

foi, West Suffolk Council

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prs.foi, West Suffolk Council

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Dear Peter

 

I refer to your request for information dated the 16^th December.

 

Request:

 

I should like to request the following information under the Freedom of
Information Act

 

A current list of all Hackney Carriage operators registered by your
authority. Details required are Owner/Operator name and address

 

A current list of all Hackney Carriage vehicles registered by your
authority

 

Details required are

 

Plate Number.

Registration Number.

Vehicle Make & Model.

Owner/Operator.

Number of Seats

 

A current list of all Private Hire operators registered by your authority.
Details required are Owner/Operator name and address

 

A current list of all Private Hire vehicles registered by your authority

 

Details required are

 

Plate Number.

Registration Number.

Vehicle Make & Model.

Owner/Operator.

Number of Seats.

 

Response:

 

As requested please find attached details of all Private Hire Operators,
and Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Vehicles (including passenger
capacity) licensed by West Suffolk Council. We do not hold a list of
Hackney carriage operators. We will not divulge contact information or
specifics regarding vehicles as this is regarded as personal data.

 

If you are unhappy with this response you may request an internal review
of this matter via the Council’s corporate complaints procedure. 

 

If, after an internal review, you are still unhappy with the decision, you
have a right of appeal to the Information Commissioner at the following
address:

 

Information Commissioner’s Office

Wycliffe House

Water Lane

Wilmslow

Cheshire  SK9 5AF

Tel: 01625 545 745

Fax: 01625 524 510

Email: [1][email address]

 

Yours sincerely

 

FOI Coordinator

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