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LOCAL GOVERNMENT (MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS) ACT 1976, PART II SECTION 65(2)(a) FIXING OF FARES FOR HACKNEY CARRIAGES

Notice ID: BOU2336171

Notice effective from
16th February 2022 to 18th March 2022

LOCAL GOVERNMENT (MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS) ACT 1976, PART II SECTION 65(2)(a) FIXING OF FARES FOR HACKNEY CARRIAGES
Dorset Council are proposing that the following Table of Fares which will come into effect on 1 April 2022 for the whole of the district apart from the area known as the Weymouth Zone, which is the area previously covered by Weymouth Borough Council.
Tariff 1: Day Rate
Chargeable from 7am until 11pm

Initial Charge £3.00
First Mile £4.40
Each Additional Mile £2.80
Tariff 2: Day Rate
Chargeable from 11pm until 7am

Initial Charge £4.50
First Mile £6.60
Each Additional Mile £4.20
Tariff 3: Day Rate
Chargeable on Christmas
Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Day. Plus from 6 pm on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve
Initial Charge £6.00
First Mile £8.80
Each Additional Mile £5.60
Extras_
NO CHARGE FOR ANY ASSISTANCE DOG OR WHEELCHAIR_
Proprietors of Hackney Carriages licensed to carry and actually carrying 5, 6, 7, or 8 passengers are entitled to Charge 1 and 1/2 times each Tariff.
For the soiling of the vehicle by the passenger(s) £80
For each item of luggage, bicycle,  perambulator or animal 30p
Detailed Breakdown Tariff 1 Tariff 2 Tariff 3
Initial distance (All tariffs) 880.03 yards
Subsequent additional distance units 125.71 yards
Subsequent additional fare units 20 pence  30 pence  40 pence
Time unit (meter not recording distance) 60 secenonds  60 seconds  60 seconds

Each additional time unit 30 pence  40 pence  60 penceIf you have any objections to the table of fares you can send them in writing by:
* Emailing

licensingteamb@dorsetcouncil.gov.uk



* Post to Licensing, Dorset Council, Colliton Park, Dorchester, DT1 1XJ

Comments must be received by midnight 15 March 2022.
If no objections are received by 15 March the new Fare table will apply from 1 April 2022. Any objections will be given due consideration by the Council and the proposed fees with or without modification will apply from 1 April 2022.

Attachments

BOU2336171.pdf Download

Dorset County Council

County Hall , Colliton Park , Dorchester , Dorset , DT1 1XJ

http://www.dorsetforyou.com/ 01305 251 000

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