The enforcement activities of the Vehicle and Operator Services Agency (VOSA)

On Wednesday 12 November at 2.45 pm in Committee Room 6, Palace of Westminster, the Committee will hold its first evidence session on The enforcement activities of the Vehicle and Operator Services Agency (VOSA). The following will give evidence:

Time Witnesses

2.45 pm Road Haulage Association

Roger King, Chief Executive

Jack Semple, Policy Director

Freight Transport Association

Chris Welsh, General Manager - Policy Campaigns

James Hookham, Managing Director - Policy and Communications

3.30 pm Passenger Transport Executive Group (pteg)

Neil Scales, pteg Chair and Director General of Merseytravel

FirstGroup plc

Nicola Shaw, Managing Director UK bus division

4.15 pm VOSA Trade Union Side

Kevin Warden, Trade Union Side Secretary

Gary Washer, Assistant Trade Union Side Secretary

Unite the Union

Roger Sealey, Transport Sector Researcher

Dave Williams, Executive Member for Road Transport Commercial

These timings are approximate and the sessions may start slightly earlier or later than advertised.


1. Committee Membership is as follows: Mrs Louise Ellman (Chairman) (Liverpool Riverside), Mr David Clelland (Tyne Bridge), Clive Efford (Eltham), Mr Philip Hollobone (Kettering), Mr John Leech (Manchester Withington), Mr Eric Martlew (Carlisle), Mr Mark Pritchard (The Wrekin), David Simpson (Upper Bann), Mr Graham Stringer (Manchester Blackley), Mr David Wilshire (Spelthorne).

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