Decision details

Response to Petition: Against Increase in Street Trading charges

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Public Protection and Licensing

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


This report considers the petition that requested the following:
During these unprecedented times due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, it is unreasonable to expect traders to not be affected by these rises, when trade is being negatively affected by the crisis. Following on from receipt of this petition, we implore the council to reconsider these rises and respond to the signees by the end of September 2020”



2.1      That the Cabinet Member agrees the letter attached in Appendix 1, in response to the petition tabled by Cllr Less.







3.        Reasons for Decision

3.1      To respond to the petition in accordance with the Council Policy on responding to petitions.


Publication date: 12/10/2020

Date of decision: 20/10/2020

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