Licensed Drivers

Apply for or renew a taxi driver licence

Due to the current Coronavirus situation, we have made temporary changes to our taxi licensing procedures. Please read this information before continuing with an application or renewal. 

To apply, you need:

  • A full DVLA driving licence for at least 12 months; or
  • A licence from a EEA or EU state for at least 12 months

Apply for a Hackney Carriage, Private Hire or Dual Drivers licence

Renew a current Hackney Carriage, Private Hire or Dual Drivers licence

You may also need a:

Driver medicals

A medical is required for a new application and periodically throughout the licence depending on age and medical conditions. In line with our policy, this can must be completed by a GMC registered doctor. This can include the following:

  • Your own GP
  • A GP at a doctors surgery
  • A private company that uses GMC registered doctors - such as D4Drivers 

Please make sure both forms (certificate & D4) are fully completed and signed. Failure to do this will result in the medical form being refused.

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