Applications can be made at any time during the year, all private hire licences expire on 31 May.  Where the licence starts within six months of the the annual expiry date a reduced fee will apply. 

How to apply

In order to apply for a private hire vehicle licence You will need to:

Meet the conditions of our private hire vehicle, operator and driver licensing policy

Complete the attached application for private hire vehicle licence 


You will need to pay a fee for your private hire vehicle licence.  Please make sure you are aware of how much this will cost.