Taxi & private hire

Learn more about how to become a taxi or private hire licensee.

Licensing requirements are changing from 1 July 2024. Find out more on the taxi and private hire policies page.

Licensing TPH landing page
Ranks, regulation & policy tph landing page
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Enforcement & compliance tph landing page
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Contact us about vehicle licensing

We're open 08:00-18:00 Monday to Friday
(excl. Bank Holidays).



 Charges apply 0343 222 5555

Contact us about driver licensing

Licence checker
Find out whether a private hire (minicab) driver, vehicle or operator is licensed
Report it

 Report touting and illegal cab activity