Issue details

Taxi CCTV Policy

Following two consultations on the use of surveillance cameras in Hackney Carriages and Private Hire Vehicles, a policy has been prepared for consideration by the committee.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Decision due: 9 Jun 2021 by Regulatory Committee

Lead member: Cabinet Member for City Environment and Climate Change

Lead director: Ross Cook, Director of City Housing and Environment

Department: Corporate

Contact: Greg Bickerdike, Licensing Manager Email:

Consultation process

12 week consultation on mandatory system in 2021, followed by 6 week consultation on voluntary system in 2021.


A. City of Wolverhampton Councillors
B. The hackney carriage and private hire trade, including all licence holders
C. The public, as customers of the trade
D. All other Licensing Authorities, including Transport for London
E. Department for Transport
F. West Midlands Police
G. Transport for West Midlands
H. West Midlands Licensing Authorities
I. Wolverhampton’s Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH)
J. Pubwatch
K. Black Country Chamber of Commerce
L. City of Wolverhampton Council Equalities Team

Agenda items


  • Taxi CCTV Policy