Taxi and Private Hire Services

Project status: Complete

The project reviewed the legal framework relating to taxis and private hire vehicles (PHVs) across England and Wales with a view to making it simpler and more modern. Taxis and PHVs are an important part of local transport. They operate in highly regulated markets where safety and quality control are paramount. Licensing covers key areas … Read more >

Termination of Tenancies for Tenant Default

Project status: Complete

In this project we set out to reform the means by which a landlord can terminate a fixed term commercial or residential tenancy where the tenant has not complied with their obligations. This project was completed in 2006. Following on from its response to the Housing, Communities and Local Government Select Committee report on leasehold reform … Read more >

The Form and Accessibility of the Law Applicable in Wales

Project status: Complete

Ffurf a Hygyrchedd y Gyfraith sy’n Gymwys yng Nghymru The law across the UK can be difficult for professionals and the public to find and understand. In Wales, the process of devolution has made things even more complicated. It can be very difficult to access the law in devolved areas, as a result of changes … Read more >