General information and applications for a taxi licence
5. Useful information
View information about driver and vehicle licences on our planning pages.
Taxi licensing policies
Stockport taxis unmet demand survey
View the unmet demand survey report (PDF 1.84Mb) examining the taxi and private hire provision in Stockport.
Notice of licence fees
Notice of proposed variation to Hackney Carriage fare table 2017
The Licensing team no longer process DBS applications. We have entered into a partnership arrangement with Personnel Checks, who will be undertaking this service on our behalf.
The DBS fee is no longer included in the cost of the licence and is now payable direct to Personnel Checks along with an administration charge. Payment can be made by card by calling Personnel Checks on 0125 435 5665 or in person at their offices in Accrington.
Further details can be found in the DBS check/application process (PDF 184Kb).
Relevance of convictions guidelines
View the Guidelines relating to the relevance of convictions (PDF 371Kb) for more information.