Expert Legal Advisers to the Road Transport
Industry for over 30 Years

Transport & Regulatory Law Solicitors

Expert Legal Advisers to the Road
Transport Industry for over 30 Years

PSV Coach and Bus

HGV Haulage and Logistics

Private Hire and Taxis

Employment Law


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.

To contact our transport & regulatory law solicitors now click here or call us on 01279 818280.

PSVAR – Accessibility for Coaches – Further Extension to Vehicle Exemptions

The Public Service Vehicle Accessibility Regulations 2000, to give “PSVAR” its full name is a piece of legislation which prescribes accessibility requirements for public service vehicles, i.e coaches and buses etc.  Since the regulations’ inception in 2000 the general position has been that all new buses and coaches designed to carry more than 22 passengers […]

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Latest Update to Traffic Commissioner Guidance – 12th April 2022

Here is the latest round up of updates from the Traffic Commissioners’ Office: The series of amendments published on 12th April 2022 incorporate the new regulations on Light Goods Vehicles (LGV’s) across the Traffic Commissioners’ Guidance documents.  Specifically they deal with how the traffic commissioners should approach the licensing of light goods vehicles and how […]

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