Taxi and Private Hire

Taxi licensing services

About Taxi and Private Hire

The Council is responsible for dealing with all applications for taxi licences, both hackney carriages and private hire, including drivers, vehicles and operators. We also deal with complaints and enforcement relating to hackney carriage and private hire.

Please note: we no longer accept cash payments for taxi related services.

Online licensing forms - if you know which licence you require.

Apply online for an enhanced disclosure - this is required for all taxi and private hire drivers applying for a licence