Statutory guidance

Traffic commissioners: delegation of authority, January 2016

Sets out the matters that traffic commissioners routinely delegate to staff acting on their behalf and deputy traffic commissioners.

This publication was withdrawn on

This guidance has been superseded by Traffic commissioners: delegation of authority, January 2017.


Statutory document no. 8: delegation of authority (the delegation of functions to staff, arrangements for multiple licence holders and lead traffic commissioners)

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The Senior Traffic Commissioner for Great Britain issues guidance and directions under section 4C(1) of the Public Passenger Vehicles Act 1981 (as amended).

This guidance explains how the Senior Traffic Commissioner believes that traffic commissioners should interpret the law in relation to the delegation of their functions.

Published 14 December 2015