Notices & consultations

Taxi and Private Hire notices

Consultations

Below is the latest consultation information.

Social distancing and Streetspace for London schemes

To help with social distancing requirements some changes are being considered or have already been introduced. Details of how you can comment on these are listed below.

DfT draft Statutory Standards - CCTV Consultation

In July 2020, the Department for Transportation (DfT) published statutory taxi and PHV standards. These include a number of standards that taxi and PHV licensing authorities are expected to implement, including that all licensing authorities in England and Wales should undertake a consultation on in-vehicle CCTV in taxis and PHVs.  The consultation closes on 22 March 2021. 

Zero emission vehicles and road pricing

The Government Transport Committee is carrying out a call for evidence on the implications of accelerating the shift to zero emission vehicles and the potential for road pricing or pay-as-you-drive schemes. You have until Wednesday 17 February 2021 to submit evidence.

City of London streets

The Corporation of London is making temporary changes to some streets in the City of London. Details of the changes and a survey you can complete to let the Corporation know what you think of these are available on their website.

Electric vehicle charging points

Hammersmith & Fulham, and Westminster councils are inviting comments on where changing points should be in their boroughs.

Contactless payment limit

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is consulting on increasing the limit for contactless payments to £100. You have until Wednesday 24 February to respond to the consultation.

Stoke Newington Low Emissions Neighbourhood (LEN)

Hackney Council is interested in people's experience of walking, cycling and travelling along Stoke Newington Church Street and in the surrounding area. You can find out more about the project and how to leave a comment on the Stoke Newington LEN website.

Proposed schemes in Camden

Camden Council has advertised a number of experimental traffic orders for schemes in the borough. Each order contains details of the proposals and how to comment on these.

VAT and the Sharing Economy

The Government is conducting a call for evidence on VAT and the Sharing Economy. You have until Wednesday 3 March to submit evidence.

Low traffic neighbourhood and liable streets

Basil Street

Kensington and Chelsea Council is inviting comments on an experimental scheme in Basil Street. You have until Monday 15 March 2021 to comment on the scheme.

Lewisham Local Plan

Lewisham Council is consulting on a new local plan. This plan includes a taxi and private hire section and you have until Sunday 11 April to respond to the consultation.

Vigo Street

Westiminster Council is consulting on changes around Sackville and Vigo Street.  The proposals include changes to the taxi rank in Vigo Street.

Regulation of pedicabs in central London

If you think there should be greater regulation of pedicabs in central London, then you can express this by supporting the proposals set out in a new bill.

Other consultations

Find out more about other current TfL consultations.