Taxi licensing fees

Hackney carriage/ private hire licensing Fees
Driver's licence (Dual and Private) (new application)  £246
Driver's licence (Dual and Private) (renewal)  £180
Knowledge Test (Dual and Private) £75
Vehicle licence (Hackney Carriage and Private Hire) (new) * £246
Vehicle licence (Hackney Carriage and Private Hire) (renewal) * £180
Private Hire operator licence (new and renewal) one year £100
Private Hire operator licence (new and renewal) five year £400
Disclosure and Barring Service check £54.69
Convert from Private Hire to Dual Driver (excluding knowledge test fee) £53
Replacement driver's badge £28
Transfer of vehicle licence to another vehicle (1 year) £180
Transfer of vehicle licence to another vehicle (remainder of plate) £86
Temporary vehicle licence (insurance company) £246
Change of vehicle registration number £86
Replacement external plate £33
Replacement internal plate £28
Replacement bracket £10
Bus lane stickers £4.50

​* if you have a wheelchair accessible vehicle you can get a 40% discount

Refunds

We will not refund any licences.