Bus Vehicle Documents UK Post-Deal Guidance

Guidance International bus or coach services and tours: vehicle documents Check which vehicle documents you need to carry if you drive a bus or coach across international borders. Published 31 December 2020 From: Department for Transport, Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency, Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency, and Traffic Commissioners for Great Britain Contents Vehicle and trailer registration documents […]

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Bus Drivers UK Post-Deal Guidance

Guidance International bus or coach services and tours: driver documents Check which documents you need to carry if you drive a bus or coach that crosses international borders. Published 31 December 2020 From: Department for Transport, Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency, and Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency Contents Driving licences and international driving permits Driver CPC for […]

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Bus Drivers UK Post-Deal Guidance

Guidance Driving in the EU from 1 January 2021: bus and coach drivers What UK bus or coach drivers need to do to drive professionally in the EU from 1 January 2021. Published 25 February 2020 Last updated 28 December 2020 — see all updates From: Department for Transport, Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency, and Driver and Vehicle […]

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HGV Drivers UK Post-Deal Guidance

Drivers Guidance Driving in the EU from 1 January 2021: lorry and goods vehicles drivers What UK lorry and goods vehicle drivers need to do to drive professionally in the EU from 1 January 2021. Published 25 February 2020 Last updated 28 December 2020 — see all updates From: Department for Transport, Driver and Vehicle […]

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Road Freight Connectivity EU Preparedness

Reasons for and objectives of the proposal The United Kingdom submitted on 29 March 2017 the notification of its intention to withdraw from the Union pursuant to Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union. This means that, if the Withdrawal Agreement1 is not ratified, the Unions’ primary and secondary law will cease to apply […]

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Road Transport EU Readiness 2021

EUROPEAN COMMISSION Brussels, 10.12.2020 COM(2020) 826 final 2020/0362 (COD) Proposal for a REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL on common rules ensuring basic road freight and road passenger connectivity following the end of the transition period mentioned in the Agreement on the withdrawal of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern […]

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Transport Sector Changes

Common EU licensing schemes An operating licence for road transport is currently granted under a common EU scheme of regulation. After 2020 transport undertakings established in the United Kingdom no longer meet this requirement. The carriage of goods in the EU is subject to possession of a Community licence issued by the competent authorities of […]

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Driving Licences (Irish Guidance)

Brexit and Driving Licences Anyone living in Ireland who holds a UK (including Northern Ireland) driving licence must exchange it for an Irish driving licence, before the 31 October 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020), in the event that the UK leaves the EU without a deal. If there is a no-deal Brexit, then after this date, if you are […]

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UK Commons Committee Haulage Workforce

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Driving in the EU

Prepare to drive in the EU after Brexit What all drivers from the UK may need to do to drive in the EU and EEA when the UK leaves the EU on 29 March 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020). Published 25 October 2018 Last updated 12 March 2019 — see all updates From: Department for Transport, Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency, […]

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Road Haulage Guidance

International road haulage: operator licences and permits The licences and permits you need to operate gross vehicle weight vehicles above 3.5 tonnes on international journeys from the UK. Published 4 September 2012 Last updated 5 March 2019 — see all updates From: Department for Transport, Traffic Commissioners for Great Britain, and Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency Contents Being […]

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Lorry & Goods Drivers Guidance

Prepare to drive in the EU after Brexit: lorry and goods vehicle drivers What truck and lorry drivers from the UK may need to do to drive in the EU and EEA when the UK leaves the EU on 29 March 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020). Published 14 January 2019 Last updated 5 March 2019 — see all updates From: […]

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Bus & Coach Drivers Guidance

Prepare to drive in the EU after Brexit: bus and coach drivers What bus and coach drivers from the UK may need to do to drive in the EU and EEA when the UK leaves the EU on 29 March 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020). Published 14 January 2019 Last updated 5 March 2019 — see all updates From: Department […]

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Taking a Lorry Abroad

Taking a lorry abroad You need a valid passport, the correct driving licence and must comply with EU rules on drivers’ hours and tachograph use. Passports All vehicle drivers, passengers and any crew members must have a valid passport. Visas You do not need a visa for entry into other EU member states if you hold an EU passport, but you […]

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Driving Guidance

Prepare to drive in the EU after Brexit What all drivers from the UK may need to do to drive in the EU and EEA when the UK leaves the EU on 29 March 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020). Published 25 October 2018 Last updated 5 March 2019 — see all updates From: Department for Transport, Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency, […]

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Road Haulage Permit Guidance

ECMT international road haulage permits Permits to travel to or through European Conference of Ministers of Transport (ECMT) member countries, and the rules you have to follow. Published 26 November 2018 Last updated 5 March 2019 — see all updates From: Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency and Traffic Commissioners for Great Britain Contents About the permits If the […]

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Vehicle Type Approval Guidance

Vehicle type-approval if there’s no Brexit deal What vehicle and component manufacturers need to do to show they meet safety and environmental standards when the UK leaves the EU on 29 March 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020). Published 25 February 2019 From: Department for Transport, Vehicle Certification Agency, and Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency Contents Vehicle and component type-approval Stay informed […]

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Road Haulage Permits No Deal

ECMT international road haulage permits Permits to travel to or through European Conference of Ministers of Transport (ECMT) member countries, and the rules you have to follow. Published 26 November 2018 Last updated 30 August 2019 — see all updates From: Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency and Traffic Commissioners for Great Britain Contents Prepare for […]

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International Road Haulage No Deal

Carry out international road haulage after Brexit What UK goods vehicle operators need to do to carry out international road haulage if there’s a no-deal Brexit. Published 8 August 2019 Last updated 29 August 2019 — see all updates From: Department for Transport, Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency, Traffic Commissioners for Great Britain, and Driver […]

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Haulage Companies

Haulage companies operating between the UK and the EU Updated 21 December 2018 Contents Dealing with import VAT Changes to VAT IT systems Actions you can take now The trade that you carry out with the EU will broadly follow the customs controls that apply for the rest of the world. So, you will need […]

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Haulage Permits UK Parliament

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EU Withdrawal Note Passenger Rights

Brussels, 27 February 2018 NOTICE TO STAKEHOLDERS CONSUMER PROTECTION AND PASSENGER RIGHTS The United Kingdom submitted on 29 March 2017 the notification of its intention to withdraw from the Union pursuant to Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union. This means that, unless a ratified withdrawal agreement1 establishes another date, all Union primary and […]

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EU Withdrawal Note Road Transport

NOTICE TO STAKEHOLDERS WITHDRAWAL OF THE UNITED KINGDOM AND EU RULES IN THE FIELD OF ROAD TRANSPORT The United Kingdom submitted on 29 March 2017 the notification of its intention to withdraw from the Union pursuant to Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union. This means that, unless a ratified withdrawal agreement1 establishes another […]

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Irish Government Notice Road Transport (2019)

Brexit Communications Notice to Licensed International Haulage and Passenger Operators While ratification of the Withdrawal Agreement is still the Government’s priority, we will continue our preparations for all scenarios. On 11 December 2018, the Government decided to give greater immediate priority to the preparations for a no deal Brexit. This work is ongoing and includes […]

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Driving in EU 2021 UK Guidance

Driving in the EU from 1 January 2021 What UK drivers need to do to drive while visiting the EU from 1 January 2021. Published 25 February 2020 From: Department for Transport, Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency, and Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency The UK has left the EU This page tells you what you’ll need to […]

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Road Haulage 2021 UK Guidance

Carry out international road haulage from 1 January 2021 What UK goods vehicle operators need to do to carry out international road haulage from 1 January 2021. Published 25 February 2020 From: Department for Transport and Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency The UK has left the EU This page tells you what you’ll need to do from […]

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