Private hire operator - Required information

Required Information

You must produce the following documents/information:

  • A completed application form
  • Details of two acceptable references
  • The relevant fee
  • Public Liability Insurance
  • Employers Liability Insurance (where applicable)
  • Vehicle registration document - we cannot process your application without seeing this document.
  • MOT Certificate (if applicable).
  • Policy or cover note of insurance covering the vehicle for "public and/or private use" for you and/or your drivers.
  • Proof that the applicant(s) is/are legally permitted to work in the UK – a licence will not be issued for a period longer than that period the applicant is permitted to work
  • The Safeguarding Vulnerable Passenger course pass certificate (in respect of all applicants);
  • Basic Disclosure certificate issued by the Disclosure & Barring Service for each applicant

 

Insurance Requirements

Private Hire Operators are required to have the relevant insurance policies in place: 

  • Vehicle;
  • Public Liability;
  • Employers Liability (where applicable) 

Copies of these documents must be produced to Officers of the Council within 48 hours upon request.

 

 


Last Updated on Friday, April 12, 2019

Required Information

You must produce the following documents/information:

  • A completed application form
  • Details of two acceptable references
  • The relevant fee
  • Public Liability Insurance
  • Employers Liability Insurance (where applicable)
  • Vehicle registration document - we cannot process your application without seeing this document.
  • MOT Certificate (if applicable).
  • Policy or cover note of insurance covering the vehicle for "public and/or private use" for you and/or your drivers.
  • Proof that the applicant(s) is/are legally permitted to work in the UK – a licence will not be issued for a period longer than that period the applicant is permitted to work
  • The Safeguarding Vulnerable Passenger course pass certificate (in respect of all applicants);
  • Basic Disclosure certificate issued by the Disclosure & Barring Service for each applicant

 

Insurance Requirements

Private Hire Operators are required to have the relevant insurance policies in place: 

  • Vehicle;
  • Public Liability;
  • Employers Liability (where applicable) 

Copies of these documents must be produced to Officers of the Council within 48 hours upon request.


Last Updated on Friday, April 12, 2019