Press releases

Test centre viability should be a Traffic Commissioner decision, says FTA Mon Oct 26 11:16:00 GMT 2009

Traffic Commissioners should decide whether future Vehicle and Operator Services Agency (VOSA) closures should go ahead. ...

Emissions trading is the smart way to reduce aviation’s carbon output Fri Oct 23 11:40:00 BST 2009

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has urged politicians to put their full support behind the emissions trading scheme to meet tough European carbon emissions targets without doing ...

Abandonment of freight data capture is a victory for common sense Wed Oct 21 15:53:00 BST 2009

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) welcomes the decision by the Home Office and the UK Border Agency (UKBA) not to implement police freight data capture powers for the movement of goods ...

C-Charge automated system will benefit smaller freight operators, says FTA Thu Oct 15 16:09:00 BST 2009

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has welcomed news that Mayor Boris Johnson has decided to introduce an automated payment system for the London Congestion Charge. ...

Poots sets out O-licensing plans for Northern Ireland at FTA’s Transport Manager seminar Wed Oct 14 16:22:00 BST 2009

Minister for the Environment, Edwin Poots, has today announced plans to introduce legislation covering operator licensing to Northern Ireland’s commercial road transport industry. ...