Taxi Licensing Application Forms and Fees

The following application forms and guidance are available to download

 

Please Note: The Council no longer accepts cash payments for applications.  Payments can be made by debit card via online applications submitted through the gov.uk portal.  Alternatively, provide a phone number on the application form and we will contact you to take payment over the phone

Drivers

Application Form for Induction Course (DOCX, 20KB)

Application Form for Private Hire or Hackney Carriage Driver Licence (DOCX, 53KB)

Guidance Note: Applying for a Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Drivers Licence (DOCX, 2.8MB) 

Guidance Note: DVSA Test (DOCX, 26KB)

Vehicles

Vehicle Application Form 2017E (DOCX, 43KB)

6 Monthly Vehicle Test Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Form (PDF, 31KB)

Plate Exemption Application Form (DOCX, 28KB)

Guidance Note: Applying for a Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Vehicle Licence (DOCX, 2.8MB)

Operators

Application Form for Private Hire Operator (DOCX, 57KB)

Fees

Taxi Licensing Fees from 1 May 2017 (PDF, 23KB)

Last Updated: 6 March 2018