Application for a new private hire vehicle licence

Before completing this form

Please have the following documents ready to upload before beginning this form:

  • Copy of logbook(V5)
  • If vehicle is new:
    • the bill of sale, which includes VAT number, Vehicle Identification Number(VIN) and engine numbers from the dealership
    • a letter from the dealership stating the vehicle is brand new with delivery mileage only - maximum delivery mileage permitted is 200 miles

All vehicles must be less than 8 years old (being regularly reviewed) at the time of application.

Using this form

You have about 20 minutes to fill in each page of this form.

When you go through the form, don't use your normal 'Back' button to return to an earlier question. Use the 'Previous' button at the bottom of the page you are on.

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