This page contains information and links for hackney carriage and private hire licence holders, including news about fares, road works and taxi ranks in the city. It is updated from time to time as appropriate.

It should be noted that all applications to licence and re-licence vehicles are dealt with strictly by timed appointment. Other callers are dealt with on a first come, first served basis.

Please appreciate that it may not always be possible to deal with your enquiry immediately, especially if the officer concerned is not available.

Policies and conditions (where appropriate) for hackney carriages, hackney carriage drivers, private hire vehicles, private hire drivers and private hire operators, together with a copy of the 1970 byelaw for hackney carriages and motor vehicles let for hire.