Statutory guidance

Traffic commissioners: operating centres, stable establishments and addresses for service, November 2018

Sets out the requirement to have an operating centre and stable establishment.



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 operating centres and stable establishments.

The directions are addressed to the traffic commissioners in respect of the approach to be taken by staff acting on behalf of individual traffic commissioners with regard to operating centres and stable establishments.

This document replaces the previous version dated September 2017.

Published 3 May 2019