With effect from 13th November 2018, the Government has made it possible for Transport Managers to use the Gov.UK “Verify” facility to sign applications “digitally” via the Vehicle Operator Licensing Service (aka VOL). The Office of the Traffic Commissioner has implemented this change following research with Transport Managers and Operators which showed a high interest […]
Transport & Regulatory Law Solicitors
Welcome to Pellys Transport & Regulatory Law solicitors. We are specialist road transport lawyers and legal advisers to the coach & bus transport, haulage and private hire transport industry for over 30 years.
We are a niche road transport law firm with thirty plus years of legal experience and nationwide coverage specialising in road transport and regulatory law.
Covering all of England and Wales, we advise commercial vehicle operators of all types (PSV coach & bus, HGV haulage & logistics, hackney carriage, private hire & taxis and stretch limousine) as well as their drivers on all aspects of operator licensing (including Local Authority and Public Carriage Office), regulatory compliance and best practice, clandestine entrant and illegal immigration Border Force cases, the lawful use of equestrian vehicles, construction and use, dangerous goods, utilities and ‘special vehicle’ operations, police and DVSA/VOSA investigations, tachograph cases including falsifications and Road Transport Working Time prosecutions, plus health & safety, to include advising on interviews under caution, all road traffic criminal prosecutions (from death by dangerous to parking), and all traffic commissioner public inquiries and appeals.
The firm also provides a full transport employment service, commercial litigation/dispute resolution as well as general commercial and contractual legal advice.
Our transport law service is designed to offer fast, pro-active and effective solutions, which genuinely meet the needs of those whom we represent. Whatever your problem we will bring extensive experience in the passenger transport and road haulage industry to help you and your transport business.
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Operators will know all about the requirement to provide evidence of their financial standing when applying for an O-licence (and therefore to be able to demonstrate that they continue to meet the requirement for the duration that they hold an O-licence). It is a key part of the licensing regime and helps to promote fair […]