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Vehicle applications

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4. Hackney carriage and private hire licensing fees and charges

 Vehicle - Hackney Carriage 

New Vehicle application £110
Annual renewal of application £95
Transfer of vehicle to another driver £21
Replacement Plate/Change of vehicle £40
Inspection fee £60
Re-test (each) £25
MOT £50
MOT and taxi test £89

 

Vehicle - Private Hire

New vehicle application £100
Annual renewal of application £85
Transfer of vehicle to another driver £21
Replacement Plate/Change of vehicle £40
Inspection fee £60
Re-test (each) £25
MOT £50
MOT and taxi test £89
Operator licence (Annual) £90
Operator licence (5 year) £260
Trailers £58

 

 Drivers (*including £25 non-refundable administration fee)

New joint* £115
New Hackney* £95
New Private Hire* £95
Three year new joint* £240
Three year new Hackney* £185
Three year new Private Hire* £185
Renewal joint £85
Renewal Hackney £65
Renewal Private Hire £65
Three year renewal joint £205
Three year renewal Hackney £155
Three year renewal Private Hire £155
Replacement badge £15
DBS Check £60
Stepped Bracket £42 (£32 excl. VAT)
Keys £1.17
Magnetic set £32 (£24 excl. VAT)

Medicals

First on application, then from age 45 - every five years, from age 65 - annually.

Driving Standards Agency

www.businesslink.gov.uk/transport
Tel: 0300 200 1122