Uber (2)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2017-08-10
Session date: 
August 10, 2017
Reference: 
2017/3172
Question By: 
Keith Prince
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Will the Mayor give the Assembly reassurance that the decision of re-licencing Uber will be made by TfL as the licensing body rather than him as a political decision?

Answer

Answer for Uber (2)

Answer for Uber (2)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

All decisions on private hire or taxi licences are made by Transport for London, as the licensing and regulatory body, in line with current legislation and requirements. This includes a decision on any application by Uber, any other existing licensee or any new applicant.