Licensing directory - Taxi - Private hire operator licence

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A private hire operators licence is required to enable a person to accept or invite bookings for private hire vehicles. All private hire vehicles must operate through a private hire operator licence.


Details required:

  • "Fit and Proper" Test
  • a completed application form and supporting documents
  • a list of vehicles that operate under this permission

Private Hire and Hackney Carriage Licensing Policy 2017 and Appendices

  • New Grant or Renewal for existing licensed drivers - £230.00
  • New Grant or Renewal for a non-licensed drivers - £230.00 + cost of Basic DBS
  • All fees include one vehicle, additional vehicles charged at £20.00 per vehicle
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