Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Licencing

Authorised Hackney Carriage Fares

 

  Fare
Tariff 1 Mileage:

If the distance does not exceed 6/12ths of one mile:-

For the whole distance



£2.40

If the distance exceeds 6/12ths of one mile:-
For the firsts 6/12ths of one mile of the distance
For each subsequent twelfth of a mile uncompleted thereof

£2.40
£0.20


Waiting Time:-

Initial Waiting Time of 216 seconds

For each period of 36 seconds



£0.20

£0.20

 

Extra Charges

 
Tarrif 2
-
For hirings begun after 6am on a Sunday.
-For hiring begun between 11pm and 6am except on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.
-For hirings on Bank Holidays other nationally recognized Public Holidays other than Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.
-For journeys carrying more than 4 people, providing they are licenced accordingly
 
+50% of the
above rates
Tarrif 3
-For hirings begun 6pm on Christmas Eve to 6am the day following Boxing Day and 6pm on New Year's Eve to 6am the following New Year's Day

-If these days fall on a Saturday or Sunday then this rate to extend to 6am following the appointed extra bank holiday days
+ 100%of the above rate




ONLY ONE OF THE ABOVE EXTRA CHARGES PERMISSIBLE AT ANY TIME
 

Soiling Charges (may be charged in addition to the above extra charges) - £50.00 (subject to extra tariff charges)


For more information, please Tel: 01536 534291


Last reviewed January 2018