Private hire vehicle licence

Private hire vehicles cannot pick passengers up in the street. All journeys must be pre-booked.

Apply for or renew a licence

To apply for a new licence or to renew an existing licence, please complete the Vehicle application form.  Before you start, please have your insurance certificate, vehicle registration document/bill of sale, compliance, and test sheet ready to upload.  We will process your application and send you an email with the licence attached and details of how to collect the licence plates.

Please email for any enquiries regarding a vehicle licence.

Taxi licensing

Taxi Licensing Team,
Number One Market Street,

Public licensing register

View the public register of licences