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Private Hire Licences

Private Hire Vehicles are not allowed to ply for hire in the same way as a hackney carriage. The vehicle must be booked in advance of the hiring. This is normally done via the telephone or in person at a booking office.

For information on the requirements to hold a Private Hire Vehicle or Operators Licence, or on how to apply for a licence and the fees involved, please read our guidance notes "Information for Applicants" (see previous page) or e-mail   You can download application forms on the right of this screen.

Contact Details for Licensing Team


Telephone: 01237 428700

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