Official Journal of the European Union

CI 190/1

Information from the Commission concerning the non-application of certain provisions of Regulation (EU) 2020/698 by Poland

COVID-19 outbreak

(Regulation (EU) 2020/698 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 May 2020 laying down specific and temporary measures in view of the COVID-19 outbreak concerning the renewal or extension of certain certificates, licences and authorisations and the postponement of certain periodic checks and periodic training in certain areas of transport legislation (OJ L 165, 27.5.2020, p. 10))

(2020/C 190 I/01)

In addition to the information transmitted by Poland to the Commission on 29 May 2020 and reflected in the notice published in the OJ C 183 I, 3.6.2020, p. 1, Poland has informed the Commission of the following:

Notification by: Poland

In conformity with the relevant provisions of Regulation (EU) 2020/698, Poland informed the Commission on 3 June 2020 that it has decided not to apply certain provisions of the Regulation (EU) 2020/698.

Provisions of Regulation (EU) 2020/698 that Poland has decided not to apply:

Article 11(1) concerning the renewal of licences of train drivers under Directive 2007/59/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council (1);

Article 11(2) concerning the completion of periodic checks of train drivers under Directive 2007/59/EC.

(1)  Directive 2007/59/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 October 2007 on the certification of train drivers operating locomotives and trains on the railway system in the Community (OJ L 315, 3.12.2007, p. 51).