Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Licencing

Fees and Charges

Schedule of Charges

 Hackney Carriages:
 Knowledge Test  £25.00 (test + 1 resit)
 Driver’s licence (per annum)  £43.20
 Driver’s badge  £16.80
 Vehicle licence (per annum)  £200.00+ test fees (£57.00) as of 1st January 2019
 Full set of MOGO plates  £30.00
 Replacement plates  Cost + £6.30 admin fee
 Transfer of licence  £15.75 + MOGO Plates
 Advertising per rear passenger door  £58.73 (£48.94 + vat £9.79)

 

Private Hire:
 Knowledge Test  £25.00 (test + 1 resit)
 Driver’s licence (per annum)  £43.20
 Driver’s badge  £16.80
 Operator’s licence (per annum)  £100.00
 Vehicle licence (per annum)  £200.00 + test fees (£57.00)  as of 1st January 2019
 Full set of MOGO plates  £38.00
 Replacement plates  Cost+ £6.30 admin fee
 Transfer of licence  £15.75+ MOGO Plates
 Exemption from display of PH plates (subject to meeting Authority requirements)  £34.65
 Advertising per rear passenger door  £58.73 (£48.94 + vat £9.79)
Hackney & Private Hire Drivers Checks:
 Disclosure & Barring Service Check  £44.00
 Medical  £94.00


A vehicle or private hire operator’s licence may be issued for a period of 4 months only, and half of the above fee will be charged.

All fees shown are correct as at 1st January 2018.