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Industry & Consumer Research

Industry & Consumer Research A confidential telephone survey of approximately 660 drivers nationwide commenced on Monday 19 September and an online survey of approximately 1,000 taxi users is due to commence in the coming weeks. The surveys will be conducted by Behaviour & Attitudes on behalf of NTA. These surveys will provide information in the...

Public Consultation on Proposed Small Public Service Vehicle (Contingency Measure – Vehicle Supply) (Maximum Permissible Age) Regulations

Public Consultation on Proposed Small Public Service Vehicle (Contingency Measure – Vehicle Supply) (Maximum Permissible Age) Regulations A Public Consultation on the proposed Small Public Service Vehicle (Contingency Measure – Vehicle Supply) (Maximum Permissible Age) Regulations commenced today. Recognising the current restricted supply environments, NTA proposes the following: enactment of the Small Public Service Vehicle (Contingency...

Have Your Say on Law Breakers and Driver Licences

Have Your Say: Proposals for SPSV Fines for the Non-Compliant – Focus on Safety, Consumer Protection and Services for Users with a Disability and SPSV Driver Licence Validity Period NTA commenced a public consultation last month on Proposals for SPSV Fines for the Non-Compliant – Focus on Safety, Consumer Protection and Services for Users with...

Local Area Hackney – New Application – Bangor Erris, Co. Mayo

The Local Area Hackney (LAH) is a private hire category of SPSV that was created following the Taxi Regulation Review in 2012. The purpose of the LAH is to offer a SPSV service in a rural community where existing transport services do not serve the needs of the community. The LAH can meet the demand...

Local Area Hackney – New Application – Lanesborough, Co. Longford

The Local Area Hackney (LAH) is a private hire category of SPSV that was created following the Taxi Regulation Review in 2012. The purpose of the LAH is to offer a SPSV service in a rural community where existing transport services do not serve the needs of the community. The LAH can meet the demand...

Local Area Hackney – New Application – Nenagh, Co. Tipperary

The Local Area Hackney (LAH) is a private hire category of SPSV that was created following the Taxi Regulation Review in 2012. The purpose of the LAH is to offer a SPSV service in a rural community where existing transport services do not serve the needs of the community. The LAH can meet the demand...

Have Your Say on Law Breakers and Driver Licences

Proposals for SPSV Fines for the Non-Compliant – Focus on Safety, Consumer Protection and Services for Users with a Disability – and SPSV Driver Licence Validity Period NTA commenced a public consultation last month on proposals for SPSV Fines for the Non-Compliant and SPSV Driver Licence Validity Period. Submissions to the consultation can be made...

SPSV Information line is receiving an abnormally high number of calls

The SPSV Information line is receiving an abnormally high number of calls, resulting in prolonged wait times. A large volume of calls are being received in relation to the eSPSV Grant Scheme and the National Maximum Taxi Fare increase. If you wish to make a Meter Sealing Appointment, please call Legal Metrology on 01 –...

Taximeter Program Approval: Taxitronic TX30 and Torola MPT5

The Taximeter Program Update list below shows which taximeters can now be programmed with the 2022 fare in advance of the commencement of the National Maximum Fare Order on 1st September. Pre-programming the taximeter ensures a seamless transition to the new Fare without any loss of trade for operators. This list will be frequently updated as more...