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 on the right-hand-side.

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