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R (Independent Workers Union of Great Britain) v Mayor of London

Westminster Palace towers over the streets of London with two red buses passing by.
Westminster Palace in The City of London

R (Independent Workers Union of Great Britain) v Mayor of London Case Number C1/2019/2234

Hearing 30 June 2020 time estimate 1.5 days

TMP is representing IWGB Union. This appeal is challenging the Mayor of London’s removal of the congestion charge exemption from private hire vehicles other than PHVs that are designated wheelchair accessible, but the retention of the same for taxis and whether this amounted to unlawful discrimination on grounds of race, sex, and disability.



Union News - IWGB Fights Discriminatory Minicab Congestion Charge At Court Of Appeal

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THE QUEEN on the application of the INDEPENDENT WORKERS UNION OF GREAT BRITAIN (‘IWGB’) -and- THE MAYOR OF LONDON Respondent and TRANSPORT FOR LONDON Interested Party Case Number C1/2019/2234.

The appeal has been allocated to be heard before Sir Geoffrey Vos, Chancellor of the High Court alongside Singh and Simler LJJ.


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