Byelaws, regulations and conditions
Licenced private hire vehicles, proprietors, drivers and operators must meet the specific conditions that are placed upon their licence.
Criminal convictions policy
Guidance on how we determine whether or not an applicant or an existing licence holder is a fit and proper person to hold a hackney carriage driver or operator licence.
Conditions of fitness test
All licensed vehicles, private hire and hackney carriages, have to undergo an authorised conditions of fitness test, essentially an enhanced MOT, which checks the mechanical safety of the vehicle and also other requirements specific to licensed vehicles.
Download Taxi mechanical fitness requirements (Manual of Inspection Standards)
Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Certificate
DBS forms are uniquely referenced and therefore not available to download. To request one, call 01603 212761 or 212760 and we will post it to you at the address provided.