Information for Private Hire Operators

How do I apply for an Operator Licence?

To apply for an Operator Licence, please ensure that you firstly complete a New Operator Registration Form and email to The form is below:

The below application form will need completing once your New Operator Registration Form has been approved by the service. The application form is on the link below

How do I dispose of or transfer my Operator Licence?

To dispose of the Operator Licence of a Private Hire Vehicle, please contact the service by emailing

How do I renew my Operator Licence?

To renew your Operator Licence, please complete this form:

Are there any guidelines for Operator responsibilities and vehicle checks?

For information about the Guides and Checklist notes for Operators and vehicles, please read the guidelines on the following page:

Conditions and standards