Operator’s Licence Applications and Maintenance

Operator’s Licence applications can be daunting and complicated, especially for first-time applicants.

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THERE ARE SO MANY QUESTIONS!

  • How much does an application cost?
  • What other costs are involved?
  • How long does the application process take?
  • I need to start operating ASAP, can the Licence grant be speeded up?
  • What is an Operating Centre?
  • Is my proposed Operating Centre suitable?
  • Other Operator’s use my proposed Operating Centre; does this affect my application?
  • There have previously been environmental conditions/objections to the proposed Operating Centre; does this affect my application?
  • Must I prove that I have permission to park my vehicles at the proposed Operating Centre?
  • How many vehicles do I need?
  • What size/type of vehicles do I need?
  • How much in financial reserves do I need?
  • How do I evidence this?
  • Do I need to advertise my application?
  • How/where do I advertise the application?
  • Within what time-scale should I advertise the application?
  • Do I need a Transport Manager?
  • For how many hours per week do I need to employ a Transport Manager?
  • What Qualifications must the Transport Manager hold?
  • How do I add a Transport Manager to my Operator’s Licence?
  • I/my fellow Director/Transport Manager hold or are specified on other Operator’s Licences, does this affect my application?
  • I/my fellow Director/Transport Manager hold/held or are specified on other Operator’s Licences, does this affect my application?
  • I/my fellow Director/Transport Manager have previously been called to Public Inquiry, does this affect my application?
  • I/my fellow Director/Transport Manager have previously been specified on an Operator’s Licence that was revoked, does this affect my application?
  • I/my drivers/my Transport Manager have convictions; must I declare them?
  • I/my fellow Director/Partner has experienced financial difficulties in the past; must I declare them?
  • My Operator’s Licence has been granted, what must I do to avoid sanctions or prosecutions?
  • I want to increase the vehicle authorisation, how do I do this?
  • I want to add/change an Operating Centre, how do I do this?
  • I need to apply for an Operator’s Licence in another Traffic Area; how do I do this?
  • I have been called to a Public Inquiry; what must I do?

 

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