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1.1.P.490 Public transport (MOB)


For the purposes of MOB, 'public transport' is any mode of transport that runs to a timetable, such as:

  • buses
  • trains
  • trams, AND
  • ferries.

Taxis or hire cars are NOT considered to be public transport for MOB purposes.

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