Taxi and private vehicle hire licence fees

Taxi licensing general pricing structures for 2018 to 2019

Vehicles must have a maximum age of five 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 licenceDurationLess 25 per cent
Vehicle aged under 6 years £258 1 year £193.50
Vehicle aged 6 years and over £150 6 months £112.50

Vehicle licences (no taxi meter)

Vehicle licences (no taxi meter)
TypeFee per licenceDuration
Vehicle aged under 6 years (with door stickers) £253 1 year
Vehicle aged under 6 years (without door stickers) £243 1 year
Vehicle aged 6 years and over (with door stickers) £150 6 months
Vehicle aged 6 years and over (without door stickers) £139 6 months

Other vehicle charges

Other vehicle charges
TypeFee per licence
Transfer of licence (without door stickers) £40
Transfer of licence (with door stickers) £65
Temporary licence (for 2 months) £100
Additional charge for executive plate £40
Plate replacement (lost or damaged) £25 (per plate)
Replacement door sticker (per door sticker) £13 (per door sticker)
Change VRN/Number of seats £50

Private hire vehicle operator licence

Private hire vehicle operator licence
TypeFee per 1 year licenceFee per 5 year licence
1 vehicle £120  £480
2 to 5 vehicles £185  £740
6 to 10 vehicles £235 £940 
11 to 20 vehicles £290 £1170 
21 to 50 vehicles £470 £1890 
More than 50 vehicles £700 £2090 

 

Private hire vehicle operator licence: additional charges
TypeFee
Operator licence issued in a company name £50
Amendment to operator's licence £55

Driver licences

Driver licences
TypeFee per licenceDuration
Hackney carriages £180 3 years
Private hire £180 3 years
Hackney carriage/private hire £240 3 years
Extension of licence (VISA's) £50 per extended licence  

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
Replacement driver ID badge £16
Non-attendance of appointment £15
Replacement of licence and other paperwork £10
Licence plate brackets £20
Licence plate platform £10