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Part I REGISTRATION AND LICENSING OF VEHICLES

Part IA ROAD-USER CHARGES

Part II LICENSING OF DRIVERS

Part III LICENSING OF DRIVING INSTRUCTORS AND DRIVING SCHOOLS

Part IV GENERAL PROVISIONS RELATING TO ROAD TRAFFIC

Division 1 — Provisions as to driving and offences in connection therewith

Division 2 — Accidents

Division 3 — Miscellaneous

Part V PUBLIC SERVICE VEHICLES

Part VA LICENSING OF TAXI SERVICE OPERATORS

Part VB LICENSING OF BUS INTERCHANGE AND BUS DEPOT OPERATORS

Part VI PROVISIONS AS TO USE OF HIGHWAYS

Part VII MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS

FIRST SCHEDULE Specified Acts

SECOND SCHEDULE Classification and Descriptions of Public Service Vehicles

THIRD SCHEDULE Specified offences

Legislative History

Comparative Table

 
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SECOND SCHEDULE
Classification and Descriptions of Public Service Vehicles
1.  The classification and descriptions of public service vehicles for the purpose of this Act shall be as follows:
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Class of Public Service Vehicles
Description
(a)
Excursion buses
Buses which are used on unscheduled services and in which passengers are charged separate and distinct fares.
(b)
Omnibuses
Buses which are used on scheduled services and in which passengers are charged separate and distinct fares.
(c)
Private buses
Buses owned by any person and used exclusively for the conveyance of the employees of the owner of such buses or for the conveyance of persons in connection with his business, any charges made for the conveyance of such persons being such that no profit results therefrom.
(d)
Private hire buses
Buses which do not ply for hire on any road but are hired under a contract, express or implied, for the use of each such vehicle as a whole.
(e)
Private hire cars
Motor cars which do not ply for hire on any road but are hired under a contract, express or implied, for the use of each such vehicle as a whole.
(f)
School buses
Buses used for carrying children to and from schools and hired under a contract, express or implied, at a fixed or agreed rate or sum.
(g)
Taxis
Motor cars having a seating capacity for not more than 8 persons (including the driver), which ply for hire on any road and are hired under a contract, express or implied, for the use of each such vehicle as a whole or for the use of 2 or more persons who pay separate fares.
(h)
Trishaws
Three-wheeled pedal cycles constructed or adapted for the carriage of passengers.
2.  In this Schedule, “bus” means a public service vehicle of a design approved by the Registrar and having a seating capacity for not less than 9 persons (excluding the driver).
[28/2001]