The application requirements and the specifications for private hire vehicles can be found here. Please contact the Licensing Team for full details of our vehicle policy.
The vehicle application requirements are:
Any vehicle can be considered for licensing, subject to SBC's current policies. Licensing Officers will have a discretion to refuse applications if they feel the vehicle is unsuitable and/or unsafe. Officers will also determine how many adult passengers the vehicle can safely and comfortably carry.
Please contact the Licensing team for advice on licensing limousines or novelty type vehicles.
148 Edinburgh Avenue
Thames Valley Garage
2a Bower Way
Tel: 01628 666100
If you would like to apply for a private hire vehicle licence then please contact our Licensing team to make an appointment to submit your application or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any further queries.