The FORS Terms and Conditions have been updated and are now available to download. These will be effective from 1 January 2020 for new and existing members.
The changes are summarised in the document under a “Summary of changes” table and listed below.
|Item||Summary of change|
|1.1 Definitions and interpretation||Updated definition of Dormant|
|1.1 Definitions and interpretation||Definition of new FORS Driver Hire Agency added|
|1.1 Definitions and interpretation||Definition of new FORS Vehicle Hire Company added|
|2.1 Application process, Application form||Rewritten to include submission of application form binds member to Terms and Conditions|
|2.1 Application process, Application form||Rewritten to include consequences of failure to pay annual membership fee and its impact on accreditation status|
|3.4.2 General obligations||Rewritten to include detail on consequences on accreditation in the event of conviction under Road Traffic Act 1988 or the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, or any other legislation as listed in the FORS Compliance and Enforcement Guidance for operators|
Click here to download version 5.1 of the FORS Terms and Conditions. Please ensure that you familiarise yourself with the changes.