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Over the course of 2018 a number of new driving rules and laws are coming into force across the UK. Drivers are remindered to keep up to date with the latest legislation.

Letter to exising drivers - Mandatory Safeguarding course (April 18)

Letter to licence holders to read the Taxi Licensing Policy

Changes to office hours, January 2018

The Licensing Team is contactable during the office hours of 08.30-17.00, Fridays 08.30-16.30 hours. 

Every Tuesday from the 9th January 2018, the Licensing Team will be closed for administration purposes and will only contactable by email:

Letter of changes, dated 2nd November 2017

As of the 22nd of November 2017 all new applicants are required to pass a Knowledge & Safeguarding course in York. All details about this course can be viewed on the 'Drivers' page and will be discussed during your interview with the licensing team. As well as this all new applicants will need to sign up to the DBS update service.