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Taxi and private hire licensing

We are responsible for licensing Hackney carriage (taxis) and private hire vehicles and their drivers in Leeds. We licence vehicles, drivers and operators and work to ensure that they meet the specific conditions that are placed upon their licence.​

All licensed taxi and private hire drivers are subject to an enhanced criminal records disclosure.
Our overriding principle is the safety of the travelling public.​​

We value your feedback and invite you to contact us about any aspect of our service, either via email or in writing using the address below:

Our Address:
Taxi and Private Hire Licensing
225 York Road

Phone: 0113 3781570
Email: taxiprivatehire.licensing@leeds.gov.uk

Our opening hours:
Mon to Thurs: 8am to 3:30pm
Friday: 8am to 3pm
Staff training every 2nd Tuesday of the month.​