You will require two appointments, the first to complete the garage test and the second to attend and collect your licence plate and door signs.

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
  • It will be your responsibility to ensure that the vehicle is not over 6 years old
  • The garage test fee is £48.00 directly payable to the garage on the test day is strictly non-refundable, for a Saturday appointment there is an extra charge of £10
  • Complete the new vehicle form
  • Make an appointment with licensing (for a date after the taxi test) ring 01484 456868

Bring the following documents with you to the appointment:

  • Vehicle Pass Certificate
  • Your insurance documents or cover note (original copy)
  • Your vehicle registration document or new keeper slip (original copy)
  • Please note both the vehicle registration document and the insurance policy holder must be the same as the applicant for the licence
  • Pay the fee of £184.39 payable at the counter
  • If your car has been declared as a total insurance loss (CAT S) you will require an Autolign certificate

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