Mandatory taxi & PH emissions reporting set to go ahead

Mandatory taxi & PH emissions reporting set to go ahead

FollowFollowFollowFollow The Government has laid Regulations in Parliament that will make it mandatory for council’s to regularly upload certain taxi & PH data to a national database. The Air Quality (Taxis and Private Hire Vehicles Database) (England and Wales)...
Hackney Carriage Fares: When you can charge what

Hackney Carriage Fares: When you can charge what

FollowFollowFollowFollow The regulation of hackney carriage fares is a discretionary power “A district council may fix the rates or fares within the district” (s.65 Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1976).  All council’s do however regulate hackney...
Return to base or right or roam?

Return to base or right or roam?

FollowFollowFollowFollow Introduction In recent months, the debate on the legalities of cross-border hiring has seen no abating.  There have been several judicial decisions on the matter and of course the taxi finish and task group has made recommendations to...