Renew a Private Hire or Hackney Carriage driver's licence

Use this form to renew your Private Hire or Hackney Carriage driver's licence.

Before you start

Please ensure you have the following information available before starting the application:

  • The details of any Private Hire or Hackney Carriage driver's licences:
    • You currently hold or have held with another authority
    • You've had suspended, revoked or refused
    • You've withdrawn an application for before a licence was granted
  • Details of any driving convictions or offences you've had since your last statutory declaration
  • Details of any illnesses or injuries you've had since your last medical that may affect your driving ability
  • Documents you'll need to upload to the form:
    • Your driving licence, including the paper licence if it was issued before 1998
    • Proof of your National Insurance number
    • Your current Data and Barring Service (DBS) Certificate
    • Evidence you've signed up for the DBS update service if you're applying for a 3-year renewal

You'll have 10 minutes to complete each page of this form.