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LOCAL GOVERNMENT (MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS) ACT 1976,

Notice ID: BOU2336176

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 Weymouth Zone, which is the area previously covered by Weymouth Borough Council.
Tariff 1: Day Rate
Chargeable from 7am until 11pm
Initial Charge £2.80
First Mile £5.30
Each Additional Mile £2.00
Tariff 2: Night Rate
Chargeable from 7am until 11pm
Initial Charge £3.10
First Mile £5.80
Each Additional Mile £2.40
Tariff 3: Tariff 1 +50%
Chargeable Good Friday and all Bank Hilidays unless covered by Tariff 4
Initial Charge £4.20
First Mile £8.95
Each Additional Mile £3.00
Tariff 4: Tariff 1 +100%
Initial Charge £5.60
First Mile £10.60
Each Additional Mile £4.00
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 - Minimum Charge is for 230 yards. All increments beyond that distance are 10p per 61.20 yards until 1 mile has been travelled and 10p per 88 yards for all subsequent miles.
Tariff 2 - Minimum Charge is for 230 yards. All increments beyond that distance are 10p per 58.85 yards until 1 mile has been travelled and 10p per 73.33 yards for all subsequent miles. If 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

BOU2336176.pdf Download

Dorset County Council

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

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

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