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Can my husband be refused a hackney carriage and private hire

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Can my husband be refused a hackney carriage and private hire licence because he's got a common assault caution
Hello my name is ***** ***** I will help you.Yes he could be. The Council have to be satisfied that he does not pose a risk to members of the public.Having a caution for assault shows that he has demonstrated violence to others.So yes he can be refused on that basis.Can I clarify anything for you about this today please?Alex
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
We had a rowl I hit him , he slaped me, and I called the police.
Indeed, but its still assault. Provocation is not a defence.But to answer your question can it be refused - yes it can.
If its refused he can of course appeal.Can I clarify anything else for you?Alex
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
No! That all thank you.