Operator’s licence

  • Act/Rule/Legislation

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  • Initial Setup or Ongoing Maintenance

    Initial Setup only

  • Filing and Maintenance Requirements

    (1) An application for an operator’s licence under this Chapter shall be made to the Commission in the form and manner as determined by the Commission and shall be accompanied by the prescribed application fee. (2) The applicant shall give to the Commission the following information in relation to the application: (a) complete information on the details of the routes which are related to the application and the proposed frequency of the services to be provided; (b) a letter of approval from the relevant local authority regarding the usage of stops or terminal facilities in the area of administration of the local authority where the route is located; (c) a justification report for the route; (d) the class and maximum number of public service vehicles of that class to be operated by the applicant; (e) the proposed fares or fares structure and surcharges, if any, to be imposed on passengers travelling on the public service vehicle; and (f) any other information as may be determined by the Commission. (3) The Commission may refuse to register, proceed with or hear or determine an application, and may require that the application be appropriately amended or completed and resubmitted or that a fresh application be submitted in its place if— (a) the application form is not duly completed by reason of any omission or misdescription; (b) the application form contains any error or alteration; (c) the applicant fails to provide the documents or information required under subsection (2) within the timeframe stipulated in the requirement or any extension of time granted by the Commission; or (d) the application does not comply with any other prescribed requirements.

  • Penalty

    A licensed operator who fails to comply with any of the conditions attached to the operator’s licence commits an offence and shall, on conviction, be liable to a fine of not less than one thousand ringgit but not more than five hundred thousand ringgit or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding two years or to both.

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