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

How to renew

  • 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 garage test is not earlier than 4 weeks of the vehicle licence expiry date
  • It will be your responsibility to ensure that the vehicle is not over 10 years old or 12 Years old if the vehicle is 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.
  • Complete the renewal application form
  • Make an appointment with licensing (for a date after the taxi test) call 01484 456868

Bring the following documents to your appointment

  • Vehicle pass certificate
  • Your insurance documents or cover note (original copy)
  • Vehicle registration document (original copy)
  • Please note both the vehicle registration document and the insurance policy must be in the same name as the applicant of the licence
  • Pay the fee of £131.24 payable at the counter by card only

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