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The Marriage Act 1949, As Amended
The Civil Partnership Act 2004
The Marriage and Civil Partnerships (Approved Premises) Regulations 2005, As Amended

St Helens Council being the authority for the purpose of the above legislation, hereby gives notice that an application has been made by Kew Green Hotels, 1 Towers Place, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 1EG being the Proprietor of premises situated at and known as Holiday Inn, Lodge Lane, Newton Le Willows WA12 0JG, for the approval to use the premises for the solemnization of marriages and the registration of civil partnerships in pursuance of the Marriage Act 1949 and the Civil Partnership Act 2004.


The application together with a plan of the premises which accompanied it may be inspected at the Licensing Unit, Wesley House, Corporation Street, St Helens WA10 1HF between the hours of 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday.


Any person may give notice of any objection to the grant of approval to the application with reasons for the objection in writing to be received within 21 days from the date of the application appearing on the Council’s website.


Any objection should be sent to the Licensing and Land Charges Manager, Wesley House, Corporation Street, St Helens, WA10 1HF or by email

Date: 22 February 2018


P R Sanderson
Strategic Director of Place Services

 

Proposed Changes to Fees for Driver, Vehicle and Operator Licences from 1 April 2018

Notice is hereby given under Section 70 of the Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1976 that St Helens Council proposes to amend the fees and charges for Hackney Carriage Licences, Private Hire Vehicle Licences and Private Hire Operator Licences as detailed below.

 

Description Existing Fee Proposed Fee
DRIVER
New Hackney Carriage/ Private Hire
Drivers Licence (3 Years) £199 £199
Drivers Licence (1 Year) £88 £88
Renewal Hackney Carriage/ Private Hire
Drivers Licence (3 Years) £173 £173
Drivers Licence (1 Year) £62 £62
Lost or Replacement Badge £25 £25
Disclosure Barring Check (DBS) £44 £54
DVLA Check £5 £6
VEHICLE
Hackney/ Private Hire Licence (1 Year) £0 £275
Hackney/ Private Hire Licence (6 Month) £145 £145
Full Vehicle Test £50.50 £51.75
Vehicle Retest/ Safety Check £23 £23.50
Vehicle Transfer £55 £58
Change to Personalised Number Plate £55 £57
OPERATORS
Private Hire Operator (5 Year Licence)
Licence for 1 Vehicle £600 £600
Vehicle (2-5) £925 £925
Vehicle (6-15)  £1,399 £1,399
Vehicle (16-30) £1,820 £1,820
Vehicle (31-60) £2,140 £2,247
Vehicle (61-100) £2,600 £2,730
Vehicles 101+ £3,400 £3,570
Additional Premises £515 £540
Private Hire Operator (1 Year Licence)
Licence for 1 Vehicle £125 £135
Vehicles (2-5) £187 £195
Vehicles (6-15) £0 £295

 

Any person wishing to make a representation or objection to the above proposals must do so in writing within 28 days from the publication of the notice. Representations should be sent to the Licensing Manager, Wesley House, Corporation Street, St Helens, WA10 1HF.

The fees will come into operation on 1st April 2018 subject to the consideration of any objections duly made before this date.