Road Safety Authority (Commercial Vehicle Roadworthiness) Act 2012
17.— (1) The Minister may, on an application to him or her F9[and subject to such conditions as he or she considers appropriate], authorise a person to be a CVR tester where the person—
(a) complies with any regulations referred to in section 4(2)(f), and
(b) is, having regard to section 12, a fit and proper person to be so authorised.
(2) A person who is on the register of persons maintained by an issuing authority in accordance with Regulation 9(1)(b) of the Regulations of 2004 immediately before the commencement of this section is authorised as a CVR tester.
(3) An authorisation as a CVR tester under subsection (2) expires at the end of 18 months after the commencement of this section.
(4) The Minister may establish and maintain a register of persons authorised as CVR testers under this section.
(6) For the purposes of this section, the Minister may prescribe—
(a) the form of an authorisation as a CVR tester,
(b) the manner and form of application,
(c) the documents and supporting information necessary to accompany an application, and
(d) the fee to accompany an application.
Inserted (20.03.2014) by Road Traffic Act 2014 (3/2014), s. 24(b), S.I. No. 147 of 2014.
Power pursuant to subs. (6) exercised (20.09.2022, 19.03.2027) by Authorisation of Commercial Vehicle Roadworthiness Test Operators and Testers (Amendment) Regulations 2022 (S.I. No. 475 of 2022), in effect on signature and as per reg. 1(2).
Power pursuant to section exercised (20.05.2018) by Authorisation of Commercial Vehicle Roadworthiness Test Operators and Testers (Amendment) Regulations 2017 (S.I. No. 414 of 2017), in effect as per reg. 1(2).
Power pursuant to section exercised (27.03.2013) by Authorisation of Commercial Vehicle Roadworthiness Test Operators and Testers Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 107 of 2013), in effect as per reg. 2.