Thursday, 26 September 2019

Questions (169, 170, 171)

Marc MacSharry

Question:

169. Deputy Marc MacSharry asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport his views on whether there is an urgent need for reform of the taxi system at Dublin Airport and the requirement for taxi drivers to have permits to operate there; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39121/19]

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Marc MacSharry

Question:

170. Deputy Marc MacSharry asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport the timeline for the reform of taxi operations at Dublin Airport following the recent DAA consultation process with the stakeholders; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39122/19]

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Marc MacSharry

Question:

171. Deputy Marc MacSharry asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport the steps he will take to intervene and liberalise the taxi system at Dublin Airport; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [39123/19]

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Written answers (Question to Transport)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 169 to 171, inclusive, together.

As daa has statutory responsibility for the management and operation of Dublin Airport, I have forwarded your question to the Company for direct reply. If the Deputy does not receive a reply within ten working days, please advise my Private Office.