Hackney carriage vehicle licence

A licence is required for vehicles seating up to 8 passengers and which can be used to pick up people in the street or from a taxi rank

Applications must be accompanied by the following documentation:

  • provision of suitable vehicle insurance
  • mechanical test certificate
  • proof of ownership
  • visual examination & meter test 

How do I apply

Please contact us for:

  • relevant fees
  • application form


Annual renewal required

For advice or information, please phone 01843 577413 or e-mail the Licensing Department