Due to the current outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the UK, the Licensing Authority is currently closed, please direct all communications to email@example.com which officers will be monitoring during office hours.
Monday – Thursday 08:45 – 17:00
Friday 08:45 – 16:30
Please note that Tregelles Court is closed for arranged taxi testing, providing your vehicle has a valid MOT certificate then your vehicle will not be suspended.
Taxis & Private Hire licensing
The Licensing Authority is responsible for setting conditions and issuing licences for hackney carriage and private hire vehicles to ensure that they are safe and comfortable and that their drivers are fit and proper persons as stated in the Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1976.
How to Apply
The Licensing Authority has adopted a taxi licensing policy which contains information on how to apply for a licence and also conditions specifications and conditions for vehicles, drivers and operators. It is essential that you read the policy before making an application
- Monday to Friday 9am - 12pm / 1pm - 3pm