Fees and charges consultation 2022

We are asking you to comment on our proposals to vary the fees for hackney carriage and private hire licences.

Fees for hackney carriage and private hire licences

Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Section 70 of the Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1976, that Uttlesford District Council proposes to vary the fees payable for the issue of the above mentioned licences as from 1 April 2022 as follows:
 

 

 

Proposed fee

Existing fee

Private Hire License

£149 New (1 year license)

£145 (1 year license)

 

£149 Renewal (1 year license)

£145 (1 year license)

 

£108 vehicle transfer

£105 vehicle transfer

 

 

 

Hackney Carriage Vehicle License

£149 New ( 1 year license)

£145 (1 year license)

 

£149 Renewal ( 1 year license)

£145 (1 year license

 

£108 vehicle transfer

£105 vehicle transfer

 

 

 

Private Hire Operators License

£508 New (5 year license)

£493 ( 5 year license)

 

£508 Renewal ( 5 year license)

£493 (5 year license)


Objections to the proposed variations, specifying the grounds on which they are made, must be sent in writing to me or emailed to licensing@uttlesford.gov.uk no later than 28 days following the date on which this notice appears in the newspaper and website.

The consultation runs from Thursday 6 January 2022 and will end on Thursday 3 February 2022.

Licensing and Compliance Manager
Uttlesford District Council
 

Drivers fees for private hire and hackney carriages

Under the Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1976 (Section 70) drivers fees for both private hire and hackney carriages do not have to go out for consultation but we are advising out of courtesy what the proposed fees are likely to be from 1 April 2022.

 

Proposed fee

Existing fee

New (3 Year license)

£213

£218

Renewal (3 Year license)

£213

£218

New (2 year license)

£199

£202

Renewal (2 year license )

£199

£202

New (1 year license)

£186

£186

Renewal (1 year license)

£186

£186

 

Dated: 6 January 2022