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Taxis and Private Hire Vehicles
In Mole Valley, there are two different types of licensed vehicle in operation.
Taxis (or hackney carriages)
Private hire vehicles
Applying for a Hackney Carriage/Private Hire Drivers Licence
To apply for a drivers licence you will need to a 'Drivers Pack'. If you want to come into our Pippbrook offices in Dorking and collect a Drivers Pack you will need to phone 01306 879234 to make an appointment and pay £10. Alternatively you can download the Drivers Pack for free from the downloads section below.
You will also need to to license the vehicle, application forms are available from our Pippbrook offices. If you are licensing a Hackney Carriage for the first time it will need to be wheelchair accessible, a Private Hire vehicle does not need to be wheelchair accessible for licensing.
Any new licensed vehicle will need to be six years old or younger.
Full information can be obtained from calling 01306 879234 or email email@example.com
The published Tariff (see 'Downloads') is the current maximum charge for all taxi journeys started in the district. This has remained the same since 19 May 2014 and is currently (November 2018) under review following an approach by the Hackney Carriage Trade.
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