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SPSV Newsletter Issue 25 April 2014

The Taxi Regulation Act 2013 (other than section 49) came into operation on 6th April 2014. Some of the key provisions of the Act are: The automatic disqualification of driver licence holders convicted of serious offences for specified periods extending up to lifetime disqualification. A prohibition on vehicle licence transfers. Arrangement for the nomination of...

Transfers Ending Notification

The National Transport Authority (NTA) has been informed that Section 14 of the Taxi Regulation Act 2013, which prohibits the transfer of taxi licences, will come into operation on 6th April 2014.

Credit and Debit cards payments authorised sign for SPSVs

Recommendation that all SPSV licence holders who are currently accepting credit or debit card payments, display the authorised sign on their roof-sign.

SPSV Licensing Bulletin Feb-April 2014

From 1st April 2014, the National Transport Authority will be changing to a consolidated SPSV service network consisting of 11 vehicle inspection centres, 5 of which will facilitate the skills test programme. This will therefore mean that during the changeover period (March to April) you need to be aware that where you ring to book...

SPSV Newsletter Issue 24 December 2013

The Taxi Regulation Act 2013 was signed into law in October. The National Transport Authority has prepared draft regulations that consolidate and replace over fifty years of legislation relating to the SPSV industry.

Taxi rank changes in Dublin city centre from 6th January 2014

During the course of the Utility Works, all road users will be affected to various extents, as the construction works progress. Where taxi ranks are temporarily affected by the works, alternative nearby locations will be provided, with equal or greater overall capacity than the existing ranks. The locations which will be affected are set out below. Download the Luas Cross...