You will need to complete a driver renewal application and make an appointment with licensing.

Please note if a DBS is required the following documents need to be produced
  • Valid UK Passport
  • DVLA Driving Licence
  • Utility Bill (gas, electric, or landline) or a Bank Statement dated within the last 3 months or the current years Council Tax/Water Rates Bill

DBS are due every 3 years, so please take note when your last one was processed as no reminder letters are now sent out. If you are unsure what documents you require please ring 01484 456868. A DBS must be obtained through Kirklees Licensing with the exception of accessing your details via the DBS update Service.

How to renew

  • Complete the renewal form and call 01484 456868 to make an appointment at the Customer Service Centre.
  • Please bring the following documents to your appointment:
  • Your driving licence
  • Your expired badge
  • Pay the fee of £83.50 for a 1 year renewal (this does not include a DBS check)
  • Pay the fee of £294.50 for a 3 year renewal (this includes a DBS check)
  • DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) guidance

Clock Completing this form takes around 15 minutes

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Medical examination application for a Hackney Carriage/private hire drivers licence

  • Download the form and book an appointment with your doctor to have the form completed

Paperclip Drivers must renew their medical every 5 years after the age of 40

Paperclip Drivers over the age of 65 must renew their medical every year

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Contact Licensing

  • Kirklees Licensing Service
  • Address Huddersfield Customer Service Centre, Civic Centre 3, Market Street, Huddersfield, HD1 2EY
  • Phone 01484 456868
  • Email