Road Transport Act 2011


Number 31 of 2011


ROAD TRANSPORT ACT 2011

REVISED

Updated to 1 November 2015


This Revised Act is an administrative consolidation of the Road Transport Act 2011. It is prepared by the Law Reform Commission in accordance with its function under the Law Reform Commission Act 1975 (3/1975) to keep the law under review and to undertake revision and consolidation of statute law.

All Acts up to and including Marriage Act 2015 (35/2015), enacted 29 October 2015, and all statutory instruments up to and including Road Transport Operator Licensing (Fees) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 460 of 2015), made 27 October 2015, were considered in the preparation of this Revised Act.

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Number 31 of 2011


ROAD TRANSPORT ACT 2011

REVISED

Updated to 1 November 2015


Introduction

This Revised Act presents the text of the Act as it has been amended since enactment, and preserves the format in which it was passed.

Related legislation

This Act is not collectively cited with any other Act. It is collectively construed with the Road Transport Act 1933 (8/1933) and Road Traffic and Transport Act 2006 (28/2006), s. 2 in accordance with s. 23(2).

Annotations

This Revised Act is annotated and includes textual and non-textual amendments, statutory instruments made pursuant to the Act and previous affecting provisions.

An explanation of how to read annotations is available at

www.lawreform.ie/annotations

Material not updated in this revision

Where other legislation is amended by this Act, those amendments may have been superseded by other amendments in other legislation, or the amended legislation may have been repealed or revoked. This information is not represented in this revision but will be reflected in a revision of the amended legislation if one is available.

Where legislation or a fragment of legislation is referred to in annotations, changes to this legislation or fragment may not be reflected in this revision but will be reflected in a revision of the legislation referred to if one is available.

A list of legislative changes to any Act, and to statutory instruments from 1999, may be found linked from the page of the Act or statutory instrument at

www.irishstatutebook.ie.

Acts which affect or previously affected this revision

Road Traffic Act 2014 (3/2014)

Road Safety Authority (Commercial Vehicle Roadworthiness) Act 2012 (16/2012)

Road Traffic and Transport Act 2006 (28/2006)

Road Transport Act 1933 (8/1933)

All Acts up to and including Marriage Act 2015 (35/2015), enacted 29 October 2015, were considered in the preparation of this revision.

Statutory instruments which affect or previously affected this revision

Road Transport Operator Licensing (Fees) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 460 of 2015)

Road Transport Operator Licensing (Fees) Regulations 2014 (S.I. No. 291 of 2014)

Road Transport Operator Licensing (Fees) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 310 of 2013)

All statutory instruments up to and including Road Transport Operator Licensing (Fees) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 460 of 2015), made 27 October 2015, were considered in the preparation of this revision.


Number 31 of 2011


ROAD TRANSPORT ACT 2011

REVISED

Updated to 1 November 2015




Number 31 of 2011


ROAD TRANSPORT ACT 2011

REVISED

Updated to 1 November 2015


AN ACT TO MAKE PROVISIONS RELATING TO THE OCCUPATION OF ROAD HAULAGE OPERATOR AND THE OCCUPATION OF ROAD PASSENGER TRANSPORT OPERATOR, TO AMEND SECTION 1 OF THE ROAD TRANSPORT ACT 1999 AND SECTION 2 OF THE ROAD TRAFFIC AND TRANSPORT ACT 2006 AND TO PROVIDE FOR RELATED MATTERS.

[2 nd December, 2011]

BE IT ENACTED BY THE OIREACHTAS AS FOLLOWS:

Annotations:

Editorial Notes:

E1

Road Safety Authority granted power to consider any convictions under Act in determining a risk rating in relation to Road Safety Authority (Commercial Vehicle Roadworthiness) Act 2012 (16/2012), s. 39(3)(a)-(d) (10.09.2013) by Road Safety Authority (Commercial Vehicle Roadworthiness) Act 2012 (16/2012), s. 39(4)(e), S.I. No. 349 of 2013.