Shlomo Miterani and others V. Minister of Transport and another
|1.||HC 1/49-- Bejerano et al. v. Minister of Police et al.; 2 PD 80.|
|2.||CA 723/74-- Haaretz v. Electricity Company; 31(2) PD 281.|
|3.||HC 73/53, 87/53-- Kol Haam v. Minister of Interior; 7 PD 87.|
|4.||HC 200/57-- Bernstein v. Bet Shemesh District Council; 12 PD 264.|
|5.||HC 144/50-- Sheib v. Minister of Defence; 5 PD 399.|
|6.||HC 252/77-- Bebajni v. Tel Aviv-Jaffa Municipality; 32(1) PD 404.|
1. The subject of this petition is the continuing work of the petitioners in the business of submitting requests for vehicle checks and registration on behalf of vehicle owners.
The immediate cause for their approaching this Court was the publication in the Ministry of Transport of internal regulations prohibiting registration offices and licensed garages from accepting documents for vehicle checks and registration from anyone not listed among the following: the vehicle owner himself, a member of his family, someone in his permanent employ, an employee of a licensed garage, and a vehicle dealer. This internal regulation will, according to the petitioners, deprive them of their livelihood, since for years they have made their living dealing with requests for vehicle checks and vehicle registration on the basis of a service for all.
2. The respondents do not deny their intention of bringing to an end the