Private hire operators licence

When can I operate private hire vehicles?

You can take bookings for private hire vehicles once the licence has been issued.  You must have a telephone base to take documented bookings within Teignbridge.

Application for a private hire operators licence

A private hire operator must keep documented records which shall be made available on request to an authorised officer of the council containing information on journeys and details of each vehicle.

Each vehicle must hold a private hire licence, and each driver must hold a private hire driver's licence


The following fees apply:

Annual renewal: £70.00

5 year renewal: £210.00


When this content has been updated

Last updated 14 August 2018