Taxi (hackney carriage) and private hire licensing
Apply for a private hire operators licence
A private hire operator's licence is required to enable a person to accept or invite bookings for private hire vehicles.
How to apply
- An application form (Found HERE) must be submitted to the Licensing Section along with the appropriate fee
- The current fee is £212 for a new application and the first licence will last for 1 year
- A subsequent renewal for 3 years is £175 and for 5 years is £290.
Applications are only processed providing the correct fee has been submitted with the application.
- Check current conditions
Last updated Tuesday, 15th May 2018