Licences and permits directory - Hackney carriage and private hire vehicle licence | Sevenoaks District Council

Licences and permits directory - Hackney carriage and private hire vehicle licence

Hackney carriage and private hire vehicle licence

Please ensure that you read through the requirements of our policies before purchasing a vehicle.

We will not be responsible if you purchase a vehicle which is not compliant with our policy.

Making an application

View our Taxi and Private Hire Licensing fees and charges

Once you have applied online you will need to send us the following original documents:

  • Registration document (V5 log book)
  • Valid insurance certificate, which permits you to either to ply for hire or work in a private hire capacity, whichever is applicable to your application.

Please post these documents to:

The Licensing Partnership
PO Box 182
Sevenoaks
Kent
TN13 1GP

Alternatively you may deliver the documents to our Sevenoaks offices.

You will also need to book a vehicle compliance test. Please call us on 01732 227004 to arrange.

Apply online

Temporary Vehicle Licence

If a licensed vehicle is replaced temporarily for up to 2 months because of damage to it then the fee will be £99 to test and licence the replacement vehicle and a further £99 to test and re-licence the original vehicle, a total fee of £198 (Sevenoaks District).

Apply for a Temporary Vehicle Licence

 

Contact

Our Licensing Team is available between 10am and 4pm, Monday to Friday. Other staff will take a message outside of these hours (during our usual opening times) and our Licensing Team should respond to you the next working day.

Licensing Partnership
P.O. Box 182
Sevenoaks
Kent
TN13 1GP

Call: 01732 227004

Email: licensing@sevenoaks.gov.uk

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