Road Transport Act 2011

Obligation to inform operator of certain convictions.

3.— (1) Where—

(a) a person who holds a specified position,

(b) a shadow operator, or

(c) in the case of a road passenger transport operator, a driver with that operator,

is or has been convicted of an offence specified in section 2 (1) he or she shall inform the operator in writing of the fact of the conviction and of the details specified in paragraphs (a) to (e) of section 2 (2).

(2) A person who fails to comply with subsection (1) commits an offence and is liable—

(a) on summary conviction, to a class A fine or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 6 months or to both, or

(b) on conviction on indictment, to a fine not exceeding €500,000 or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 3 years or to both.