Issue details

Clean air consultation including Unified Taxi Licensing

GM Local Authorities need to move to a statutory public consultation on the GM Clean Air Plan as soon as reasonably practicable in light of COVID-19 restrictions and the link to taxi and private hire common minimum licensing standards. The report will ask for the approval for this consultation. The report will also set out the formal governance mechanisms that will underpin the deliver a GM Clean Air Zone (CAZ) and the supporting measures.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects 2 or more wards;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 26/08/2020

Decision due: 28 Sep 2020 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Climate Change & Environment

Lead director: Corporate Director (Place) and Deputy Chief Executive

Department: Services to Place

Contact: Mark Glynn, Director of Place Management Email: Tel: 0161-474-3700.

Consultation process

The report will go to Portfolio holders and 3 Scrutiny Committees:
Communities & Housing
Economy & Regeneration
Adult Social Care & Health

Forward Plan Reference: SS10

Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: n/a

Relevant Scrutiny Committee for the purpose of call-in: Adult Social Care & Health


Agenda items


  • • Clean air consultation including unified taxi licensing report