New Licensed Driver Information

Applicants must be over 21 years and have held a DVLA or EU drivers licence for at least 1 year. 

1. Surrey Heath Licensed Driver Application form  – completed and handed into the Council when submitting any documentation, 3 year drivers badge fee £250 – (must be paid at time of application)

2. Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) £49.50 – obtain a criminal record check via Taxiplus

3. Taxi Convictions Policy – Please see the policy here

4. Medical Examiners Report DVLA Group 2 Standard – all applicants must obtain a medical report from their own GP

5. Taxi Driver Practical Assessment – all applicants must successfully pass the test

6. Street Knowledge Test Private Hire and Hackney Carriage £60 – example test, a map to assist with the test can be viewed

7. Safeguarding Adults and Child Sexual Exploitation Certificate

8. Check Code from DVLA – all applicants must provide a code

9. Passport sized photograph – for licensed drivers identity badge.