Transport for THIRD PARTIES

We can define the “transport for third parties” by this way:
“provision of a service, performed professionally, not in an instrumental way, which is the transfer of property of third parties, both for bulk materials or not, using vehicles and upon payment of a fee."

Key points:
    - Regulation
    - What you need for road transport
    - Who can do road transport
    - Access to the road haulage market
    - To make the road haulage for third parties is necessary
    - The requirements for the third parties transport are
    - The mark that you have to expose according to the type of transport
    - Possible penalties in case of illegal transport

Regulation:
The exercise of road transport for third parties is governed by the European Regulation 1071/2009 in EU rule – decree RD/291 of 11.25.2011. Read more »

What you need for road transport:
• Vehicle complies with laws according to the kind of transport;
• The cargo, owned by third party ( hence the name " transport for third parties );
• The route already established by a contract that the carrier should follow.

Who can do road transport:
• Sole proprietors;
• Company;
• Consortia and cooperatives with divided property.

Access to the road haulage market:
• Through the takeover of a company to another which has concluded the activities of road transport;
• Through the acquisition of a fleet of vehicles belonging to a haulage company;
• With the acquisition and registration of transport vehicles.

To make the road haulage for third parties is necessary:
• Registration for the profession by The Register of haulers of things for others;
• The authorization for the exercise of the profession of transport goods by road and the subscribe to
   National Electronic register of companies;
• Possession of resources and the availability of staff.

The requirements for the third parties transport are:
• The integrity , represented by the lack of convictions by final judgment;
• The financial capacity , demonstrated by a certificate issued by an auditor;
• The professional competence obtained by passing an examination required by the standard.

The mark that you have to expose according to the type of transport:
By law in the front and rear of the own vehicle and outside any trailer , it must expose a mark , a diagonal strip that assumes different color according to:
• Red : transport on own account;
• White : transport for third parties;
• Blue : services of the square.

Possible penalties in case of illegal transport:
• Imprisonment from one to six months;
• Penalties;
• Immobilisation of the vehicle.


Useful Links
Freight and people: the new rules of the profession
http://www.mit.gov.it/mit/site.php?p=cm&o=vd&id=2055

Truck People: authorization exercise profession - Rules and application forms
http://www.mit.gov.it/mit/site.php?p=cm&o=vd&id=2052

Freight undertaken: authorization exercise profession - Reference Standards
http://www.mit.gov.it/mit/site.php?p=cm&o=vd&id=2091

Documentation trucking merci Third account
http://www.mit.gov.it/mit/site.php?p=cm&o=vd&f=cl&id_cat_org=30&id=2084