Bye-laws information

From Vaping Vera to Litter-Lout Lenny, these annoying creatures
have bad habits that drive other Metrolink customers potty.

Don’t be like them, from 1st January 2019 you could be
prosecuted in court and fined up to £1000.

from 1st January 2019 you could be
prosecuted in court and fined up to £1000

ALCOHOL AND OTHER SUBSTANCES

1. No person shall consume:
a) any alcoholic beverage on any Vehicle or any Station or;
b) any food which will soil disfigure or destroy the property of any other Person on the System or any Vehicle or any Station.

2. No person who is in a state of intoxication or under the influence of the effects of any illegal substance shall enter or attempt to enter any Vehicle or any Station and (without prejudice to Byelaw 7 (1) above) any Authorised Officer who reasonably believes any Person to be intoxicated or under the influence of the effects of any illegal substance shall be authorised and entitled to require such a Person to leave any such Vehicle forthwith (or when it is next safe to do so) and further to leave (or not to enter) any other Vehicle or any Station.

NO SMOKING, FIRES OR LIGHTS

1. No person shall smoke or carry any lighted smokeables (including but not limited to pipes, cigars or cigarettes) upon any Vehicle or upon any Station.

2. No Person shall, without the prior written consent to the Operator, create or bring upon any part of the System any fire or other naked light whatsoever.

CONDUCT, OFFENSIVE LANGUAGE AND NOISE

1. No Person whilst on the System shall: –
a) use any obscene, threatening, abusive or insulting language or behaviour;

CONDUCT ON THE SYSTEM

1. No Person shall:
b) utilise (save in a proper manner) or tamper with or damage any part of the System (including but not limited to any ticket vending machine and any public address or alarm System or emergency stop facility on any Vehicle);

CONDUCT ON THE SYSTEM

1. No Person shall:
g) throw or drop litter or any other item or matter on or from or leave litter on any Vehicle or on any other part of the System save in receptacles provided for that purpose;

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