Department for Transport launch consultation regarding changes to operator licence
The Department for Transport have launched a Consultation asking for evidence and views on changes to the Operator Licensing regime within the UK, that need to be made following the conclusion of the EU trade agreements.
The changes to the operator licensing regime are:
- an extension to include vehicles that weigh more than 2.5 tonnes used for hire and reward on international journeys
- the posting of workers to ensure that an employee carrying out a service in an EU member state on a temporary basis has rights
To respond to the consultation, further information can be found at: https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/changes-to-the-uk-operator-licensing-regime-and-arrangements-for-the-temporary-posting-of-workers-in-the-uk-and-eu-request-for-evidence?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_source=0dd0622c-8f18-464f-8c2f-92879b9e8da3&utm_content=daily
Please note that this consultation will run until 23:59 on 24 August 2021.