If you buy a vehicle that is already licensed as a hackney carriage or private hire vehicle then you can apply to have the vehicle’s licence transferred into your name. You must do this before you use it as a hackney carriage or private hire vehicle.
To find out about the vehicle and signage specifications for a hackney carriage or private hire vehicle, and about licence conditions, please see our Joint Taxi Licensing Policy.
To transfer a licence:
For details on how we use data relating to licence holders and applicants, please see our privacy notice for licence holders and applicants.