Mayor of London

Taxi & private hire

Find out how to become a taxi or private hire licensee and find the latest notices for current drivers, plus advice and updates on legal requirements and consultations.

Our licensing fees have changed since 1 April 2015, please can you ensure you check our website for the correct fee before sending your application.

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

 Report touting and illegal cab activity

Taxi & private hire

Phone detailsPhone: 0343 222 4444

TfL call charges
08:00-18:00 Monday to Friday.

Surface Transport Customer Services

Address details 4th Floor, Palestra
197 Blackfriars Road
London SE1 8NJ