The City of London introduced the Vehicle for Hire By-law in 2017 to better regulate taxicabs, limousines, and private vehicle for hire companies (e.g. Uber, Facedrive) to help promote a greater sense of safety for both drivers and passengers.
The below information, as well as the Vehicle for Hire By-law, should be read in their entirety to obtain a licence.
The Vehicle for Hire By-law - Regulation 3 and Regulation 1 have been amended based on feedback received from the public. Please click the below link to review the amendments.
The City of London would like to thank all those who provided comments. Please check back regularly for updates.