Hackney carriage drivers' licence
To apply for a hackney carriage drivers' licence fill in the hackney carriage driver licence application form (PDF/3.80MB/20 pages).
You should also fill in the DVLA driving entitlement consent form (PDF/94 KB/1 page).
You can also view the hackney carriage drivers' licence fee (DOC/23.0KB/3 pages)
Return the form, all relevant documents and the licence fee to the licensing group.
- Covering letter for hackney carriage driver applicants (DOC/83.5KB/5 pages)
- Guidelines on relevance of previous convictions or police cautions for hackney carriage drivers (PDF/28KB/4 pages)
Existing licence holders will be forwarded the relevant application forms about three months before the renewal date.
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) application forms are not available from this website. They can be obtained from the licensing group.