Minibus Hire -
There are different size of mini buses that can be rented.
The most popular sizes of minibus are 8/9 seats, 12 seats,
15 seats and 17 seats and this includes the driver. If
you are hiring a mini bus, do make sure there is enough
room for all your passenger plus their luggage
licence requirements for mini bus drivers.
for the UK, Driving licence held
before 1 January 1997 :- If you had entitlement to drive
cars before 1 January 1997 you can drive a minibus provided
it has a maximum of 17 seats including the driver's seat
and is not being used for hire or reward. Your minibus
entitlement will remain valid in the United Kingdom until
your licence is next renewed.
your licence is renewed, your minibus entitlement can
only be issued if you make a special application, which
will involve meeting higher medical standards. If your
minibus entitlement is renewed, at the age of 70, you
will normally be granted a licence for three years that
will allow you to drive a minibus not for hire or reward.
If your minibus entitlement is not renewed, the entitlement
will no longer appear on your licence.
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