Taxi and private vehicle hire licence fees

Taxi licensing general pricing structures for 2016 to 2017

Vehicles must have a maximum age of four years from date of first registration when first licensed by Wycombe District Council.

Vehicle licences (with taxi meter)

Vehicle licence (with taxi meter)
TypeFee per licenceDuration
Vehicle aged under 6 years £252 1 year
Vehicle aged 6 years & over £146 6 months

Vehicle licences (no taxi meter)

Vehicle licences (no taxi meter)
TypeFee per licenceDuration
Vehicle aged under 6 years (with door stickers) £247 1 year
Vehicle aged under 6 years (without door stickers) £237 1 year
Vehicle aged 6 years and over (with door stickers) £146 6 months
Vehicle aged 6 years and over (without door stickers) £135 6 months

Other vehicle charges

Other vehicle charges
TypeFee per licence
Transfer of licence (without door stickers) £40
Transfer of licence (with door stickers) £64
Temporary licence (for 2 months) £100
Additional charge for executive plate £40 (per plate)
Plate replacement (lost or damaged) £25 (per plate)
Replacement door sticker (per door sticker) £12.50 (per door sticker)
Change VRN/Number of seats £50

Private hire vehicle operator licence

Private hire vehicle operator licence
TypeFee per licence
1 vehicle £117
2 to 5 vehicles £180
6 to 10 vehicles £230
11 to 20 vehicles £285
21 to 50 vehicles £460
More than 50 vehicles £680
Operator licence issued in a company name £50
Amendment to operator's licence £55

Driver licences

Driver licences
TypeFee per licenceDuration
Hackney carriages £175 3 years
Private hire £175 3 years
Hackney carriage/private hire £240 3 years
Extension of licence (VISA's) £50  

Knowledge test

Knowledge test
TypeFee per test
Hackney carriages £25
Private hire £25
Hackney carriage/private hire £25
Private hire operator £45

Other fees

Other fees
TypeFee
Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check £44
Standard Disclosure and Barring Service check (for private hire operator applications only) £26
DVLA mandate £6
Replacement driver ID badge £16
Non-attendance fee (less than 24-hours notice) £15
Replacement of licence and other paperwork £10
Licence plate brackets £20
Licence plate platform £10