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 portal.  Alternatively, provide a phone number on the application form and we will contact you to take payment over the phone


Driver Assessment Suitability - Hackney Carriage & Private Hire (PDF, 122KB)

Driver Application Form 2018G (PDF, 381KB)


Vehicle Application Form 2017G (DOCX, 38KB)

Six Monthly Vehicle Test - Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Form (PDF, 99KB)

Plate Exemption Application Form B (PDF, 108KB)


Operator Licence Application Form 2015C (PDF, 313KB)


Taxi Licensing Fees from 1 May 2018 v2 (PDF, 74KB)

Public Notice - Proposed Taxi Licensing Fees from 1 April 2019 (PDF, 93KB)

Enhanced DBS & DVLA Check

Enhanced DBS and DVLA checks are conducted by a third party supplier, Personnel Checks, at a cost of £64.00.  Please apply to Personnel Checks to complete the online application and payment.


Last Updated: 5 April 2019