Monthly Archives: December 2016

Road Transport News – Operator Licensing Financial Standing Increases 2017

As from 1 January 2017 the levels of financial resources that vehicle operator licence applicants and operators need to show will increase. Traffic Commissioners must be satisfied that vehicle operators have enough financial resources to run their business and maintain … Continue reading

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Road Transport News – Traffic Commissioners’ Annual Reports 2015–16

The 2015 -16 Traffic Commissioners’ annual reports are published. Their mission is stated as “ …to promote safe, fair, efficient and reliable passenger and goods transport through effective and efficient licensing and regulation of the commercial vehicle industry”. The foreword … Continue reading

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Corporate Directorships – A change overdue?

Section 87 of The Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 seeks to introduce a new section 156A into the Companies Act 2006. This provides that company directors must be natural persons and bans the appointment of any new corporate … Continue reading

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