Detail of outcome
Summarises the consultation responses, and sets out the government’s decisions in relation to the Red Tape Challenge and logistic growth review commitments. In particular, it has been decided to extend the minimum interval between digital tachograph downloads from 56 to 90 days.
This consultation ran from to
Seeking views on the implementation of 3 'Red tape challenge' road transport commitments and 1 commitment in the 'Logistic growth review'.
We are seeking views on the implementation of three deregulatory commitments in the ‘Red tape challenge road transportation regulations and actions consultation response’, about:
(a) taking up the final exemption allowed in the EU drivers’ hours rules for vehicles carrying cash/valuables
(b) adopting the European timescales for downloading digital data from a tachograph
(c) removing 3 regulations from the statute book
In addition, this consultation is seeking views on the commitment in the ‘Logistics growth review’ to explore opportunities to support green technologies through the operator licensing regime.