commercial-type vehicle

commercial-type vehicle

[kə′mər·shəl ‚tīp ‚vē·ə·kəl]
(ordnance)
A motor vehicle designed to meet civilian requirements and used by the armed services, without major modification, for routine purposes in connection with the transportation of supplies, personnel, and equipment.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Under the new scheme, householders using commercial-type vehicles such as vans or trailers to take materials to recycling centres will require a permit to do so.
ross Baxter, waste manager at Aberdeenshire Council, said: "the permit system is simply designed to address the fact some households use commercial-type vehicles.
A council spokesman said: "The council made the decision to limit commercial-type vehicles in order to stop businesses from using the household waste sites to dispose of their rubbish.
All vans and commercial-type vehicles need a van permit to be able to use the centres."
The scheme, financed by a Government grant, applies to all vans, pick-up trucks and commercial-type vehicles, any vehicle pulling a trailer over 5ft in length and pedestrians.
The council's waste manager Ross Baxter said: "The permit system is simply designed to address the fact some households use commercial-type vehicles.
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