Vehicle Licences (Duration of First Licences and Rate of Duty) (Amendment) Order 1994

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
CitationSI 1994/3095

1994 No. 3095

ROAD TRAFFIC

NORTHERN IRELAND

The Vehicle Licences (Duration of First Licences and Rate of Duty) (Amendment) Order 1994

Made 5th December 1994

Laid before Parliament 7th December 1994

Coming into force 1st January 1995

The Secretary of State for Transport, in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 3(3) and 4(4) and (5) of the Vehicle Excise and Registration Act 19941and of all other powers enabling him in that behalf, hereby makes the following Order:—

S-1 Citation and commencement

Citation and commencement

1. This Order may be cited as the Vehicle Licences (Duration of First Licences and Rate of Duty) (Amendment) Order 1994 and shall come into force on 1st January 1995.

S-2 Revocation

Revocation

2. The Vehicle Licences (Duration of First Licences and Rate of Duty) (Northern Ireland) Order 19862is hereby revoked.

S-3 Amendment of 1986 Order

Amendment of 1986 Order

3.—(1) The Vehicle Licences (Duration of First Licences and Rate of Duty) Order 19863shall be amended as follows.

(2) The following article shall be inserted after article 1—

S-1A

Extent

1A. This Order shall extend to England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.”

(3) In article 2—

(a)

(a) for the words “the Vehicles (Excise) Act 1971” in paragraph (1) there shall “the Vehicle Excise and Registration Act 1994 (“the 1994”)”;

(b)

(b) for the words “section 13 of the Act of 1971” in paragraph (2)(a) there shall be substituted “section 9 of the 1994 Act”;

(c)

(c) the word “or” immediately following paragraph (2)(a) shall be omitted; and

(d)

(d) paragraph (2)(b) shall be omitted.

(4) In article 3(1)(b) for “£35” there shall be substituted “£50”.

(5) The following paragraph shall be substituted for paragraph (a) of article 4—

“(a)

“(a) an amount ascertained in accordance with section 4 of the 1994 Act;”.

(6) The first two lines of numbers given in the table in the Schedule shall be revised as follows—

0

150

8.50

6.00

3.50

151

300

16.00

11.00

6.00

Steven Norris

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State,

Department of Transport

5th December 1994

(This note is not part of the Order)

This Order amends the Vehicle Licences (Duration of First Licences and Rate of Duty) Order 1986. That Order is extended to Northern Ireland in place of the Vehicle Licences (Duration of First Licences and Rate of Duty) (Northern Ireland) Order 1986, which is revoked. There is an increase of £1 in each case in the rates at which additional...

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