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Driver Blue Dot App Ts&Cs

The terms and conditions set out below govern the relation between the minibus taxi drivers employed by the MBT operators to provide the public transport service and the Western Cape Department of Transport and Public.

Driver Blue Dot App Ts&Cs

 

The Western Cape Department of Transport and Public Works has established a MBT incentive scheme which is aimed at supporting MBT operators to operate their MBT businesses in accordance with the Regulations and Directions during the COVID-19 lockdown and thereafter.  In order to monitor compliance with the terms and conditions of the incentive scheme, minibus taxi drivers employed by the MBT operators to provide the public transport service in accordance with the incentive scheme are required to download this application and agree to comply with the terms and conditions set out herein.  The terms and conditions set out below govern the relation between the minibus taxi drivers employed by the MBT operators to provide the public transport service and the Western Cape Department of Transport and Public.

  1. Blue Dot Incentive Scheme means the reward incentive scheme established by the Western Cape Department of Transport and Public Works pursuant to which Operators participating in the scheme will be awarded a reward incentive in exchange for ensuring that their Drivers and minibus taxis adhere to certain health and safety standards when operating a public transport service, which health and safety standards are aimed at preventing and combating the spread of COVID-19 in South Africa.
  2. Blue Dot T&Cs means the terms and conditions which govern the operation of and participation in the Blue Dot Incentive Scheme, agreed to by the Operator and the Service Provider. 
  3. Covid-19 means the Novel Coronavirus (2019n-Cov) which is an infectious disease caused by a virus, which has emerged during 2019 and was declared a global pandemic by the World Health Organisation during the year 2020.
  4. PRE means the provincial regulatory entity established in accordance with section23(1) of the National Land Transport Act, No. 5 of 2009, which, in the case of the Province of the Western Cape, is the Western Cape Department of Transport and Public Works.
  5. Driver means the person employed by the Operator to drive a minibus taxi for the purpose of delivering a public transport service.
  6. Operator means a person who is carrying on the business of operating a minibus taxi service with a valid operating license issued by the PRE.
  7. Service Provider means the Western Cape Provincial Government Department of Transport and Public Works.
  8. Services means the Tracking Application, websites, content, products, and other services made available by the Service Provider.
  9. Terms means the terms of use set out herein.
  10. Tracking Application means the tracking application developed by the Service Provider for the purpose of tracking the Trips completed by you on behalf of an Operator participating in the Blue Dot Incentive Scheme.