A Private Hire Car Licence is required to operate a private hire car licensed by this Authority.
On 17 April 2019 the Licensing and Regulatory Committee introduced an Overprovision Policy [70kb] for the grant of Private Hire Car Licences.
If you intend to apply for the grant of a Private Hire Car Licence please ensure you read the policy prior to submitting the application.
Read our guidance on applying [272kb] for information on the application process including details of:
Please refer to our Fees and Charges [282kb] document for details of the current fees and accepted payment methods.
The application will not be accepted without the correct fee.
Any person can make an objection or representation against a grant or renewal application during the 28 day consultation period.
Read our guidance on making an objection or representation for more information.