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FPT NI Members Meeting

Date for your Diary Please note our next FPT NI Members Meeting will be held on Wednesday 3rd May 2017 at Ecos, Ballymena. Please conform attendance so that we can organise a room and catering. We look forward to seeing you all then as there is a lot to discuss and members need to make decisions on a...
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Insurance Premiums

As already advised, you will be aware that insurance premiums are set to rise. There are legitimate reasons for this, as the Treasury has changed the 'Discount Rate' or 'Ogden Rate' - a calculation used in large personal injury claims settlements where the injured party is severely incapacitated and unable to enjoy their former quality of...
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Waybill Journey Form Books

Please note that we currently have a few Waybill Journey Form Books in stock. When this supply is finished, we will not be able to supply these books to you directly. Instead if you need Waybill Journey Form Books, you will have to contact CPT directly on 0207 240 3131. Payment is taken by Credit Card and the...
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Financial Standing for Operators

Financial Standing Requirements You all should have received a letter from PTLD stating  the new rates of required levels of financial reserves for operators  had changed to :_ The new rates effective from 1 January 2017 – 31 December 2017, are listed;
Minimum financial level 2016 Minimum financial level 2017
Standard National & International Licences
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Please find below information on the Proposed Changes to Driver CPC

The European Commission has now published its proposals for amending the Driver CPC Directive 2003/59/EC. The main alterations concern:
  • Mutual Recognition of Periodic Training by Member States
  • Aligning the Directive with the 3EU Licence Directive 2006/126/EC
  • Exempting farmers who occasionally transport their products
  • Periodic training to include at least one subject on...
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Proposed New Transport Hub

In November, Translink asked for your views on the Belfast Hub proposals.  Comments and suggestions which have been considered and used to develop latest Hub proposals. You're now invited to attend the final exhibition prior to the submission of planning applications.  You will be able to review all the proposed design changes that have been make...
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