Mobility and transport

Public consultations

Directive 2003/59/EC on the initial qualification and periodic training of drivers of certain road vehicles for the carriage of goods or passengers

Consultation period: 17/07/2013 - 25/10/2013

Objectives of the consultation

The objective of this public consultation is to provide input to the European Commission in order to assess how effectively the Directive has met its objectives and what specific action and measures may need to be adopted to improve its effectiveness. The European Commission needs to prepare for possible follow-up action and needs to assess what next steps, including a possible revision of the Directive, ought to be taken.

The European Commission also seeks the stakeholders' views on the main aspects of the Directive in order to assess the aspects of the Directive, which need to be clarified, modified or changed. In addition to the specific questions asked, in the final section respondents are invited to voice their views on other relevant aspects not explicitly mentioned.



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Contributions to the consultation
Comments were received from national governments, companies and research institutes, associations and individuals.