Decision details

Review of Charges for Scrap Metal Dealers Licences 2022/23:

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Decision:

That the fees for scrap metal dealers licences as recommended by the Licensing Committee and contained in Appendix A of the report are approved.

Reasons for the decision:

The charges for 2022/23 are designed to recover the costs of their administration and associated monitoring work. The increase follows the decision of Cabinet on 18 August 2021 that fees and charges be increased by 2.5%.

Alternative options considered:

Not to increase the fees for Scrap Metal Dealers licences. This would not deliver full cost recovery or follow the decision of Cabinet on 18 August 2021 that fees and charges be increased by 2.5%.

Publication date: 23/11/2021

Date of decision: 23/11/2021

Decided at meeting: 23/11/2021 - Cabinet Member for Housing and Safer Communities

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