Mobile Phones, Penalty Points & Revocation Risks

Here is our recent TaxiPoint article covering the Road Vehicles (Construction & Use) (Amendment) (No.2) Regulations 2022, expansion of the prohibition on mobile phone use and its effects on licensed drivers. If you want to check how you are affected by the above issue, or any other Licensing Law matter, please do not hesitate to…

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Is Mandatory CCTV A Realistic Proposal?

On 24th September 2018 the Task & Finish Group on Taxi & Private Hire Vehicle Licensing, as commissioned by the Minister of State for Transport, published its ‘Taxi & Private Hire Vehicle Licensing: Steps Towards A Safer & More Robust System’ report. The report makes 34 recommendations for the improvement of taxi (or hackney carriage)…

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Steps Towards A Safer & Robust System?

In 2017 Minister of State for Transport, Rt. Hon. John Hayes MP, expressed a belief the current taxi and private hire licensing regimes were “unfit for purpose”. Based on that concern, the Minister commissioned a review into the sector. Its remit would be “…to chart a future which ensured public safety for all, a working…

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