You will need to book two appointments, the first to complete the garage test and the second to attend and collect your plates.

How to apply

  • First book a garage appointment by calling 01484 221000 and when prompted ask for Transport, select the option to book a taxi test
  • The taxi test should be booked no earlier than 4 weeks before the vehicle licence expiry date
  • The vehicle should not be over 10 years old or 12 years old if its wheelchair accessible
  • The taxi test is £48.00 payable to the garage on the day and is strictly non-refundable. Please note there will be an additional charge of £10.00 for a Saturday appointment
  • The renewal fee is £131.24 or £140.19 for a London cab
  • Complete the renewal application form
  • Make an appointment with licensing (for a date after the taxi test) call 01484 456868
  • Bring the following to your appointment
  • Insurance documents or cover note (original copy)
  • Vehicle registration document (original copy)
  • Please note both the vehicle registration document and the insurance policy holder must be the same as the applicant of the licence

Clock Completing this form takes around 15 minutes

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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