A Private Hire Car Driver's Licence permits an individual to operate any Private Hire Car licensed by this Authority.
If you also 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 [220kb] for information on the application process including details of:
Please be aware that all applications must be submitted, in person, by the applicant at our Service Desk. This is to enable us to carry out a right to work check under the Immigration Act 2016.
You must make an appointment to lodge the application using our online booking system.
Appointments are available Monday to Friday excluding Public Holidays. Read more about Licensing Appointments.
Please refer to our Fees and Charges [120kb] 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.