How do I get a taxi badge in Solihull?

To apply download an application for a private hire drivers licence. You must email your completed application form and supporting documents to [email protected] . We will then contact you to arrange for you to attend in person by appointment only. Please note that children are not allowed at the depot.

How long does PHV license last?

PHV operator licences last for a maximum of 5 years, driver licences for up to 3 years and vehicle licences for up to 1 year.

What is PCO driver badge?

The PCO Licence, also known as the Private Hire Driver Licence, allows you to work as a minicab driver or chauffer, including working as an Uber driver. The PCO licence is valid for 3 years and is issued by the PCO (Public Carriage Office), who are part of Transport for London (TfL).

How do I get a private hire licence in Birmingham?

Steps to get a private hire licence

  1. Step 1 – Complete Enhanced DBS.
  2. Step 2 – Complete your Medical.
  3. Step 3 – Complete your Disability Awareness Training.
  4. Step 4 – Complete your Driving Assessment.
  5. Step 5 – Submit your Enhanced DBS certicate to the council.

How do I become a PHV driver?

To apply for a Private Hire Car Driver’s Vocational Licence (PDVL), you must meet the following requirements:

  1. Be at least 30 years old at the point of application.
  2. Be a Singapore Citizen.
  3. Have a valid Class 3 or 3A Singapore driving licence for a continuous period of at least 1 year at the point of application.

How old the car should be for PCO?

Since the beginning of 2012, there have been PCO car age requirements. This means that regarding the car you want to drive for ride-share services, there are some limitations about its age. Vehicles from January 2012 can not be more than 10 years. This means that many cars licensed before this date are now phased out.

Can I be a taxi driver with 6 points?

If you’ve qualified to drive in the last two years the rules are tougher, and you’ll lose your licence with six points or more. But those rules are not always the same for all taxi drivers.

Do you need PCO for Uber?

The PCO licence is an essential document that allows you to drive for Uber or other rideshare apps in London.

Do I need private hire licence for Uber eats?

Unlike driving Ubers, you don’t necessarily need to drive a car to deliver Uber Eats. You can also use a scooter/motorbike or bicycle. If you’re hoping to deliver by car or scooter/motorbike, you’ll need a driver’s licence and vehicle insurance (including cover for food deliveries).

How much does PDVL cost?

PDVL-application fees consist of three parts: Application fee: $40. Medical check-up fee: $39. Course fee: $155.15 ($128.40 deductible with SkillsFuture credits)

Can TDVL drive Grab?

TDVL holders need not apply for PDVL. You can continue driving with Grab as long as your TDVL is valid.

What is the oldest car Uber will accept?

General Uber Requirements Vehicle must be at most 15 years old or younger (this means your model year should be 2001 or newer.) Must seat 4 or more passengers excluding the driver. Must be a 4-door car, truck, or minivan.