Taxi licence applications

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01273 296 655
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Please read and follow the steps given in the Applicant's Guidance Notes (PDF 222KB) and then call us on 01273 296 655.

These forms have been made available in PDF format, so that they can be printed out and completed.

Unfortunately we are unable to accept first applications by post. You must make an appointment. Please do not send us any documents as they will not be processed and this may lead to your application being delayed.

If you have any new medical conditions (PDF 24KB) that may affect your driving you must inform the Hackney Carriage Office immediately.

Read our first application for driver's licence privacy notice for information on how we collect, store and process your data.

All new drivers must also learn the Hackney Carriage Licence Conditions (PDF 147KB) as part of the knowledge test.

Driver's licence renewal application privacy notice.

Vehicle and operator licence applications

If you have any queries about the application process or you wish to receive hard copies of the above documents, please do not hesitate to call us.

Read our privacy notices for information on how we collect, store and process your data:

Hackney Carriage Vehicle waiting list

Hackney Carriage or Private Hire Drivers that meet the conditions of entry are able to apply to be put onto the waiting list for a Hackney Carriage Vehicle Licence. Download the Conditions of Entry (PDF 72KB) to find out more.

The waiting list application process for the year 2019/20 is now closed.

View the hackney carriage vehicle licence waiting list for 2019/20 (168.8KB)


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