Motor Vehicles: EU Action

Transport written question – answered on 17th October 2011.

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Photo of Steve Brine Steve Brine Conservative, Winchester

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what assessment he has made of the effects on independent motorcycle repairers of the proposed EU Regulation on the type approval and market surveillance of 2- and 3-wheeled vehicles and quadricycles.

Photo of Mike Penning Mike Penning The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Transport

The repair information aspect of the Commission's proposal will ensure maintenance information is more readily accessible to independent repairers. This will enable them to compete more effectively with franchised repairers.

The effective functioning of a competitive market for motorcycle repair will ensure best value for consumers.

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