BRDO together with ACC, EBA, SUP and taxi market participants presented a new concept of the taxi market regulation “Ride in a new way”. The market reform objectives are to ensure the transportation safety and quality, payment of taxes and healthy competition in the market.
“We are confident that it can be achieved through the introduction of a declarative principle of conducting business activities instead of a license for “internal transport of passengers by taxi” and the introduction of fee-based, time-limited (no more than 1 year) authorization documents to transport passengers by taxi,” the Transport and Infrastructure Sector Head Vladyslav Prytomanov said, presenting the concept.
These and other innovations were laid down in the draft law developed jointly with market participants. It was developed based on the Green Paper “Taxi Services Market” presented by the BRDO Office at the end of last year.
At the presentation, a Memorandum of Understanding and Cooperation in the development of the market for passenger transportation by taxi and cars between the BRDO Office, the Association of Responsible Carriers and market players was also signed. The main task of the document is to unite the efforts of market participants to introduce a new model of the taxi market regulation on the basis of deregulation. In particular, it provides for: