Tag Archives: Legislation

Consultation on the implementation of European Directive 2014/45/EU in respect of vehicle testing legislation

This consultation relates to the road worthiness testing of all vehicles including public service vehicles and there are a number of minor amendments to be made which relate to technical changes related to safety issues.  These changes should have little impact on our industry and we will discuss at our members meeting scheduled for 1st November...
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Fire Extinguishers – Reminder for DFI

Dear Stakeholder, NOTIFICATION OF UPDATED REQUIREMENTS FOR FIRE EXTINGUISHERS IN TAXIS, PUBLIC SERVICE VEHICLES AND MINIBUSES Current domestic legislation requires the fitment of fire extinguishers in taxis, public service vehicles (buses) and minibuses.  However the approval markings required by current domestic legislative provisions are inconsistent with the current British...
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Mini Bus Driving Requirements

We are all too aware of what the legislation requires and have worked with the relevant departments regarding this. We have met with DfI on a number of occasions and are still awaiting responses to questions raised. There is great concern about the conflicting statements issued recently by DfI which have been in the press and...
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