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...
Taxi Defence Barristers comment on Times “lifts” article

Taxi Defence Barristers comment on Times “lifts” article

Licensing barrister and head of Taxi Defence Barristers, Stephen McCaffrey, was asked to comment on a Times article on the growing “doing lifts” industry. The request was made to Stephen after his “Doing lifts” article highlighting the dangers of this unlawful...