03 May 2017

CLECAT position on Road Transport in the European Single Market

This position paper addresses CLECAT’s response on the road transport issues on which CLECAT has been consulted over the last 18 months:

  • The review of Regulation 1071/2009/EC on access to the occupation of road transport operator and Regulation 1072/2009/EC on access to the international road haulage market;

  • The enhancement of social legislation in road transport: driving and rest time periods, working time and posting of workers (Regulation (EC) No 561/2006, Directive 2002/15/EC and Directive 2006/22/EC);

  • The review of Directive 1999/62/EC (‘Eurovignette Directive’) as amended, on the charging of heavy goods vehicles for the use of certain roads;

  • The review of Directive 2004/52/EC and Decision 2009/750/EC on the European Electronic Toll Services (EETS). 

The position paper is available below.