What we do

Traffic Commissioners are responsible for the licensing and regulation of those who operate heavy goods vehicles, buses and coaches, and the registration of local bus services. They are assisted in this work by deputy Traffic Commissioners, who preside over a number of public inquiries.

TC is a tribunal non-departmental public body, sponsored by the Department for Transport.

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Our policies

  1. Making roads safer

    Reducing road accidents through improved enforcement, education, infrastructure and innovation

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Traffic commissioners

  • Beverley  Bell

    Beverley Bell

    Traffic Commissioner for the north west of England

  • Sarah  Bell

    Sarah Bell

    Traffic Commissioner for the west of England

  • Nick  Denton

    Nick Denton

    Traffic Commissioner for the south east and metropolitan area

  • Richard Turfitt

    Richard Turfitt

    Traffic Commissioner for the east of England

  • Joan  Aitken

    Joan Aitken

    Traffic Commissioner for Scotland

  • Nick  Jones

    Nick Jones

    Traffic Commissioner for Wales and the west Midlands

  • Kevin  Rooney

    Kevin Rooney

    Traffic Commissioner for the north east of England

Contact TC

London and the south east of England

Ivy House
3 Ivy Terrace
Eastbourne

BN21 4QT

North east of England

Hillcrest House
386 Harehills Lane
Leeds

LS9 6NF

Scotland

Level 6
The Stamp Office
10 Waterloo Place
Edinburgh

EH1 3EG

North west of England

Suite 4
Stone Cross Place
Stone Cross Lane
Golborne
Warrington

WA3 2SH

West Midlands and Wales

38 George Road
Edgbaston
Birmingham

B15 1PL

East of England

Eastbrook
Shaftesbury Road
Cambridge

CB2 8BF

West of England

Jubilee House
Croydon Street
Bristol

BS5 0GB

Central Licensing Office

Hillcrest House
386 Harehills Lane
Leeds
LS9 6NF

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