162 Designated transport facilities
162 Designated transport facilities
Equality Act 2010 | Legislation

(1)     The appropriate authority may by regulations provide for the application of any taxi provision (with or without modification) to—

(a)     vehicles used for the provision of services under a franchise agreement, or

(b)     drivers of such vehicles.

(2)     A franchise agreement is a contract entered into by the operator of a designated transport facility for the provision, by the other party to the contract, of hire car services—

(a)     for members of the public using any part of the facility, and

(b)     which involve vehicles entering any part of the facility.