Hackney Carriage - Application for Vehicle Licence
Hackney Carriage Driver and Vehicle Licences are required to drive and operate Hackney Carriages.
The provision of a Hackney carriage requires a Hackney Carriage Vehicle Licence. In order to obtain a licence the vehicle must meet certain criteria such as safety standards. Hackney carriages are the only vehicles that can ply for hire and use the hackney carriage stands. Hackney Carriages can only be driven by persons in possession of a current Hackney Carriage Drivers Licence.