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Senior Traffic Commissioner's statutory guidance and statutory directions

Publications explaining the legal basis and the way traffic commissioners will approach the exercise of their statutory functions.

Traffic commissioners licence and regulate:

  • heavy goods vehicle (HGV) operators
  • public service vehicle (PSV) operators
  • large good vehicle (LGV) vocational drivers
  • passenger-carrying vehicle (PCV) vocational drivers

in England, Scotland and Wales.

These documents explain the legal basis and the way traffic commissioners will approach the exercise of their statutory functions.

Guidance

  1. Traffic commissioners: introduction to statutory guidance and statutory directions, January 2017

    • Statutory guidance
  2. Traffic commissioners: good repute and fitness, January 2017

    • Statutory guidance
  3. Traffic commissioners: finance, December 2017

    • Statutory guidance
  4. Traffic commissioners: transport managers, September 2017

    • Statutory guidance
  5. Traffic commissioners: operating centres, stable establishments and addresses for service, September 2017

    • Statutory guidance
  6. Traffic commissioners: legal entities, January 2017

    • Statutory guidance
  7. Traffic commissioners: vocational driver conduct, January 2016

    • Statutory guidance
  8. Traffic commissioners: impounding, January 2017

    • Statutory guidance
  9. Traffic commissioners: delegation of authority, September 2017

    • Statutory guidance
  10. Traffic commissioners: case management, January 2017

    • Statutory guidance
  11. Traffic commissioners: the principles of decision making and the concept of proportionality, January 2017

    • Statutory guidance
  12. Traffic commissioners: format of decisions, January 2016

    • Statutory guidance
  13. Traffic commissioners: appeals, September 2017

    • Statutory guidance
  14. Traffic commissioners: small public service vehicle operations, January 2016

    • Statutory guidance
  15. Traffic commissioners: local bus services in England (outside London) and Wales, March 2015

    • Statutory guidance

Announcements

Published 14 December 2015
Last updated 21 September 2017 + show all updates
  1. Finance, transport managers, operating centres, stable establishments and addresses for service, delegation of authority and appeals statutory documents updated.
  2. Annual updates to Traffic Commissioners' statutory documents.
  3. First published.