|Statement||Department of Transport.|
|Contributions||Great Britain. Department of Transport.|
Contains public sector information licensed under the Open Government Licence v Ford List title: Vehicle operator licensing Consultative document. Drivers and operators of freight, vehicle recovery and passenger transport services industries are required to comply with a range of rules and regulations. One of the requirements for getting a large passenger, goods or vehicle recovery service licence is that either the licence holder or a person in control of the service needs to hold a. Goods Vehicles (Licensing of Operators) Act , Section 28 is up to date with all changes known to be in force on or before 31 July There are changes that may be brought into force at a future date. Changes that have been made appear in the content and are referenced with annotations. ensuring that operators of heavy goods and passenger vehicles are compliant with legislation relating to matters including drivers’ hours, roadworthiness, operator licensing and the safe loading of vehicles. (Please refer to annex 4 for more information on VOSA Examiners). VOSA also .
These Regulations also include new provisions consequent on the prospective changes to the goods vehicle operator licensing system made by Chapter III of Part I of the Deregulation and Contracting Out Act which were included in the consolidating Act, including continuous licensing and review of operating centres, and for partnerships. An operator's licence (or O licence) is the legal authority needed to operate goods vehicles in Great Britain. A licence is issued by the Traffic Commissioner – the independent regulator of the commercial road transport industry; a Traffic Commissioner also has powers to take regulatory action against a licence holder where they fail to meet. You do not need a goods vehicle operator’s licence if your vehicle: was first used before , has an unladen weight of 1, kilograms or less and a maximum gross plated weight over 3, OPERATOR LICENSING AND VEHICLE CONTROL REGULATION 9 (r) “off-highway vehicle” means an off-highway vehicle as defined in section of the Act; (r.1) “passenger class registration” means registration of private passenger vehicles that are not registered as commercial vehicles, including passenger cars, sport.
Goods Vehicles (Licensing of Operators) Act is up to date with all changes known to be in force on or before 19 August There are changes that may be brought into force at a future date. Changes to Legislation. Revised legislation carried on this site may not be fully up to date. Changes and effects are recorded by our editorial team. The Operator Licensing Rule sets out requirements for transport service licence holders (passenger service, goods service, vehicle recovery and rental service). Some new provisions also affect approved taxi organisations (ATOs), hirers of rental service vehicles, drivers of small passenger service vehicles including ‘dial-a-drivers’, goods. GOODS VEHICLE OPERATOR'S LICENCE AGRIHAUL Ltd of Park Farm, Ornhams, Boroughbridge, York, YO51 9JH is applying to change an existing licence Notice effective from . The main purpose of goods vehicle operator licensing is to ensure the safe and proper use of goods vehicles and to protect the environment around operating centres. You need an Operator’s Licence if you want to use a vehicle over tonnes (kg) plated weight for the purpose of carrying of goods in conjunction with a trade or business.