Motor Vehicle Registration (General Provisions) (Amendment No. 21) (Jersey) Order 2019

Arrangement

Article

1                 Interpretation. 3

2                 Article 1 (interpretation) amended. 3

3                 Article 5 (application for registration of motor vehicle) substituted. 3

4                 Article 6 (registration document) amended. 4

5                 Article 7 (alteration of registered motor vehicle or its use) amended. 4

6                 Article 8 (change of address or name of owner of registered motor vehicle) amended  5

7                 Article 9 (permanent removal from Jersey, breaking up or destruction of registered motor vehicle) amended. 5

8                 Article 10 (change of ownership of registered motor vehicle) amended. 5

9                 Article 24 (application for trade licence) amended. 6

10              Schedule 1 (particulars of motor vehicles contained in the register) amended. 6

11              Schedule 3 (application to register a motor vehicle) amended. 7

12              Schedule 4 (form of registration document) amended. 7

13              Schedule 4A (withdrawal of registration marks and assignment of particular registration marks) amended. 7

14              Schedule 6 (form of application for a trade licence or its renewal) amended. 7

15              Schedule 7 (form of trade licence) amended. 7

16              Citation and commencement 8

application form   9

form of registration document  11

FORM of application for a trade licence or its renewal  13

form of trade licence  14

 

 


Motor Vehicle Registration (General Provisions) (Amendment No. 21) (Jersey) Order 2019

Made                                                                             5th April 2019

Coming into force                                                        12th April 2019

THE MINISTER FOR INFRASTRUCTURE, in pursuance of Articles 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 10 and 16 of the Motor Vehicle Registration (Jersey) Law 1993[1], orders as follows –

1        Interpretation

In this Order, unless stated otherwise, a reference by number to an Article or Schedule is a reference to an Article or Schedule of that number in the Motor Vehicle Registration (General Provisions) (Jersey) Order 1993[2].

2        Article 1 (interpretation) amended

In Article 1, after the definition “Directive” there is inserted –

“ “electronic communication” has the meaning given by Article 1(1) of the Electronic Communications (Jersey) Law 2000[3];”.

3        Article 5 (application for registration of motor vehicle) substituted

For Article 5 there is substituted –

“5      Application for registration of motor vehicle

(1)     An application for registration of a motor vehicle under the Law must be –

(a)     in the form in Schedule 3; and

(b)     accompanied by –

(i)      such documents as may be necessary to prove compliance with Article 3,

(ii)      evidence that sufficient insurance in respect of third-party risks is in force in relation to the use of the vehicle by the owner in the form of an insurance policy number and the name of the insurer with which the policy is held,

(iii)     a fee of £30.00,

(iv)     if the owner is an individual, the number of the owner’s Jersey current driving licence or such other evidence that is acceptable to the Inspector of the owner’s identity, and

(v)     evidence satisfactory to the Inspector of the ownership of the vehicle.

(2)     An application for registration of a motor vehicle referred to in paragraph (1) may be delivered to the Inspector as an electronic communication in such manner as the Inspector approves.”.

4        Article 6 (registration document) amended

In Article 6 –

(a)     after paragraph (1) there is inserted –

“(1A) At the Inspector’s discretion, a registration document may be issued as an electronic communication.”;

(b)     after paragraph (2) there is added –

“(3)    If the Inspector requires the owner of a vehicle to destroy a registration document which the Inspector has cancelled under Article 5(6) of the Law, the owner must comply with that requirement.”.

5        Article 7 (alteration of registered motor vehicle or its use) amended

In Article 7 –

(a)     the existing text is numbered as paragraph (1);

(b)     for paragraph (1)(b) there is substituted –

“(b)    make the declaration contained in section 4 of part A of the document in the form in Schedule 4 or such declaration as is required if the form is delivered as an electronic communication;”;

(c)     after paragraph (1) there is added –

“(2)    Subject to paragraph (3), the owner may deliver the completed document referred to in paragraph (1) as an electronic communication in such manner as the Inspector approves.

(3)     If the registration document was issued as an electronic communication, the owner must, where reasonably possible, deliver it to the Inspector as an electronic communication in such manner as the Inspector approves.”.

6        Article 8 (change of address or name of owner of registered motor vehicle) amended

In Article 8 –

(a)     the existing text is numbered as paragraph (1);

(b)     for paragraph (1)(b) there is substituted –

“(b)    make the declaration contained in section 4 of part A of the document in the form in Schedule 4 or such declaration as is required if the form is delivered as an electronic communication;”.

(c)     after paragraph (1) there is added –

“(2)    Subject to paragraph (3), the owner may deliver the completed document referred to in paragraph (1) as an electronic communication in such manner as the Inspector approves.

(3)     If a registration document has been issued as an electronic communication, the completed registration document referred to in paragraph (1) must, where reasonably possible, be delivered to the Inspector as an electronic communication in such manner as the Inspector approves.”.

7        Article 9 (permanent removal from Jersey, breaking up or destruction of registered motor vehicle) amended

In Article 9 –

(a)     the existing text is numbered as paragraph (1);

(b)     for paragraph (1)(b) there is substituted –

“(b)    make the declaration contained in section 4 of part A of the document in the form in Schedule 4 or such declaration as is required if the form is delivered as an electronic communication;”;

(c)     after paragraph (1) there is added –

“(2)    Subject to paragraph (3), the owner may deliver the completed document referred to in paragraph (1) as an electronic communication in such manner as the Inspector approves.

(3)     If a registration document has been issued as an electronic communication, the completed registration document referred to in paragraph (1) must, where reasonably possible, be delivered to the Inspector as an electronic communication in such manner as the Inspector approves.”.

8        Article 10 (change of ownership of registered motor vehicle) amended

In Article 10 –

(a)     the existing text is numbered as paragraph (1);

(b)     for paragraph (1)(a) there is substituted –

“(a)    the owner of the vehicle selling or otherwise transferring the vehicle and the person to whom the vehicle is sold or transferred shall complete parts A and B of the registration document last issued in respect of the vehicle by –

(i)      inserting the particulars required for their proper completion, and

(ii)      making the declarations required of them respectively contained in section 4 of the document in the form in Schedule 4 or such declarations as are required of them if the form is delivered as an electronic communication.”;

(b)     after paragraph (1) there is added –

“(2)    Subject to paragraph (3), the completed document referred to in paragraph (1) may be delivered as an electronic communication in such manner as the Inspector approves.

(3)     If a registration document has been issued as an electronic communication, both the completed parts referred to paragraph (1) must, where reasonably possible, be delivered to the Inspector as an electronic communication in such manner as the Inspector approves.”.

9        Article 24 (application for trade licence) amended

In Article 24 –

(a)     the existing text is numbered as paragraph (1);

(b)     after paragraph (1) there is added –

“(2)    The application referred to in paragraph (1) may be delivered to the Inspector as an electronic communication in such manner as the Inspector approves.”.

10      Schedule 1 (particulars of motor vehicles contained in the register) amended

In Schedule 1 –

(a)     in paragraph 1, for the words “and address” there is substituted “, address and contact details in Jersey”;

(b)     after paragraph 1 there is inserted –

“1A.   owner’s date of birth

2A.    owner’s driving licence number, if delivered to the Inspector”;

(c)     after paragraph 3 there is inserted –

“3A    vehicle category”;

(d)     in paragraph 24, “(LPVs only)” is deleted.

11      Schedule 3 (application to register a motor vehicle) amended

In Schedule 3 –

(a)     before “Form” in the sub-heading there is inserted “Application”;

(b)     for the form there is substituted the form in Schedule 1.

12      Schedule 4 (form of registration document) amended

For the form in Schedule 4 there is substituted the form in Schedule 2.

13      Schedule 4A (withdrawal of registration marks and assignment of particular registration marks) amended

In Schedule 4A –

(a)     in paragraph 2 –

(i)      in sub-paragraph (2)(c) after “current registration document” there is inserted “, if that document has not been issued as an electronic communication”,

(iii)     after sub-paragraph (4), there is added –

“(5)    An application under sub-paragraph (1) may be delivered to the Inspector as an electronic communication in such manner as the Inspector approves.”;

(b)     in paragraph 3 –

(i)      in sub-paragraph (2), after “6 months of the grant” there is inserted “or such other extended time period as the Inspector may allow under sub-paragraph (4)”,

(ii)      after sub-paragraph (3), there is added –

“(4)    The Inspector may, on the application of a person and on receipt of a fee of £93.00, extend the period of 6 months referred to in sub-paragraphs (2) and (3) by a further period of not more than 6 months.”.

14      Schedule 6 (form of application for a trade licence or its renewal) amended

For the form in Schedule 6 there is substituted the form in Schedule 3.

15      Schedule 7 (form of trade licence) amended

For the form in Schedule 7 there is substituted the form in Schedule 4.

16      Citation and commencement

This Order may be cited as the Motor Vehicle Registration (General Provisions) (Amendment No. 21) (Jersey) Order 2019 and comes into force 7 days after it is made.

Deputy K.C. Lewis of St. Saviour

Minister for Infrastructure

 

 



 



[1]                                    chapter 25.350

[2]                                    chapter 25.350.50

[3]                                    chapter 04.280


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