Guidance for operators of stretch limousines

A guide about the safe operation of stretch limousines and other novelty vehicles.



This guide provides information to help stretch limousine and novelty vehicle owners and operators run safe services for the public.

In recent years, the limousine and novelty vehicle sector has taken significant strides in moving towards legality and this guide has been created to support these efforts.

The guide is only intended to offer general help and includes guidance on:

  • driver licensing
  • drivers’ hours
  • in-service testing
  • seat belts
  • speed limiters
  • tachographs
  • vehicle licensing
  • vehicle standards

The guide is not a legal document and for details of the law you’ll need to refer to the relevant legislation or seek independent legal advice.