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Taxi Consultation

On 28th February 2022 a meeting of Full Council approved the following amendment to the emissions section of the Private Hire and Hackney Carriage Policy. 

This Council extend the introduction of the emission date from 1st April 2022 to 1st October 2022 and amends the Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Policy 2019-22 accordingly.

Any vehicles that are coming to end of life (7 years for private hire vehicle and 10 years for hackney carriage vehicle) will come off the road, in line with the end of life age limit, before the 1st October 2022.

The cost of renewal will be £69, details will be sent out to those drivers affected in due course.

Hackney Carriage (Taxi) tariff increase

Licensing Services have received a proposal to increase the current Hackney Carriage Tariff.  This proposal is now open for consultation and has been advertised in the local press.

View a copy of the public notice detailing the proposed changes.

Should you wish to make any comments on these proposals, please submit these in writing/e-mail by Friday 12 February 2021.

Email:  licensing@eaststaffsbc.gov.uk(link sends e-mail)

Post: Licensing Team, East Staffordshire Borough Council, Town Hall, King Edward Place, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, DE14 2EB