Licensing information and application forms - Taxi Vehicle Licence Grant or Renewal

License
Taxi Vehicle Licence Grant or Renewal
Brief Description
A taxi operator licence is required for running a taxi for hire. The licence allows you to pick up fares either by advance booking or by being hailed on the street.
License Period
3 years
Fee
£648 which can be paid either in a single initial payment or by three annual instalments currently £216 but subject to any future increases which the Council may agree. Fees cover costs involved in the application process and are non refundable. You should note that after payment, full consideration and processing, your licence may not be granted. The application fee will not be refunded to you even if your licence is not granted.
Download Application
Taxi Vehicle Licence Grant or Renewal
Conditions of application
Taxi Vehicle conditions
Contact
Licensing Unit
Address
Council Headquarters, Newtown St Boswells, Melrose TD6 0SA
Telephone
01835 826662
Fax
01835 826693