English Language Requirement for PHV Drivers (1)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2017-01-18
Session date: 
January 18, 2017
Reference: 
2017/0265
Question By: 
Florence Eshalomi
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Since 2012 how many PHV Drivers have failed the topographical test due to not being able to speak English? Please break down by financial year.

Answer

Answer for English Language Requirement for PHV Drivers (1)

Answer for English Language Requirement for PHV Drivers (1)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

TfL records the pass and failure rates of the topographical test but does not record the specific reasons why applicants failed. The current pass rate of the test is 42 per cent.