Taxi Licensing Fees and Charges

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Taxi Fees and Charges Comparetaxiinsurance

Hackney Carriage, Private Hire Operator, Vehicle, Driver Licences, and others.

Current Fees (Effective from 1 April 2010 onwards)

Hackney Carriage/Private Hire Driver's  3 year Licence £182.00

Hackney Carriage/Private Hire Driver's  1 year Licence £73.00


Operator's Licence (private hire only) £365.00


Hackney Carriage/Private Hire Vehicle Licence £180.00


Initial Driving Assessement Fee£50:00 ( payable to the examiner at the time of the assessment).


Replacement Driver Licence£5:00

Replacement Drivers's badge £6.00

Replacement Vehicle plate £10.00


Transfer of ownership of vehicle £60.00

Temporary Transfer (accident - for 14 days only) £21.00

Transfer of one vehicle to another £60.00


Knowledge Test  retakes £15.00


Hedge End Certificate of Compliance (payable direct to Depot) £56.00

Certificate of Compliance - Partial Re-test (payable direct to Depot) £20.00

Certificate of Compliance - Minor Items - FREE

Meter Tests £20.00


Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) £44 Enhanced

DVLA Driving Licence Check £5.00


Admin Fee - Neglect to provide information £20.00