Proposed increases in the fees charged by the DVSA (formerly Vosa and the DSA) for a range of services, including vehicle testing, have still not been confirmed – more than seven months after a consultation on the proposals ended. The consultation, which ran from 30 April to 11 June last year, suggested the new fees were hoped to take effect by the end of 2013. It proposed a 15% to 20% rise in charges for annual vehicle tests at DVSA […]
The FTA has reiterated its warning that with the Driver CPC deadline now reached, the road transport industry is facing not only a short-term driver shortage but a more serious underlying recruitment problem.
The DVSA is looking at the potential of an Earned Recognition process for operators.