Vocational driver conduct Statutory Document updated

Posted by AndrewT on 29th Sep 2020

The Senior Traffic Commissioner, has updated the Statutory Document on driver conduct (Statutory document 6), following a consultation on the proposed changes to how driver conduct issues are determined by traffic commissioners. The changes to Statutory document 6 include:
  • mutual recognition of driver disqualification between the GB and Republic of Ireland
  • the approach to abusive behaviour towards officials
  • determining cases when drivers fail to attend without notice
  • increased penalties for mobile phone use
  • starting points for military personnel
You can see the full details at www.gov.uk