Current Fees

Current annual fees and associated fees for Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Licences from 1 April 2011 (there was no increase in 2012).This information is also available to download below.

Licence
Fee
Private Hire Operator
£220
Private Hire Vehicle
£167 to WCC and £60 to testing station
Hackney Carriage Vehicle
£167 to WCC and £60 to testing station
Hackney Driver
£112 initial or £83 renewal
Private Hire Driver
£112 initial or £83 renewal
Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Knowledge re-test
£29
Replacement plate
£27
Change of Licensed Vehicle
£40 to WCC and £60 to testing station
Transfer of interest of Licensed Vehicle (no test required)
£37
Replacement of lost/damaged badge or paper licence
£12