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Overview

To drive a private hire vehicle you will need to be a licensed private hire driver, drive a licensed private hire vehicle and hold a private hire operators licence or work for a licensed private hire operator. 

Apply for a private hire driver licence

If you want to drive a private hire vehicle you will need to apply for a private hire driver licence.

Apply for a private hire vehicle licence

If you want to licence  a private hire vehicle you will need to apply for a private hire vehicle licence.

Apply for a private hire operators license

If you want to work as a private hire operator you will need to apply for a private hire operators licence.

Renew your licence

You need to apply to renew your licence before it expires on 31st May each year.

What you need to do to renew your private hire driver licence

What you need to do to renew your private hire vehicle licence

What you need to do to renew your private hire operators licence