The Community Transport Association has underlined its longstanding claim that neither the operation of contestable contracts nor money changing hands for the operation of contracts automatically constitute commercial undertakings.
Chief Executive Bill Freeman (pictured) says that during the recent Judicial Review (JR) into how the term non-commercial applies to the use of Section 19 and Section 22 permits, both the Bus and Coach Association (BCA) and the DfT softened their stances on the matter.
Community Transport Association: 'Hugely significant'
“BCA’s campaign . . .