Taxi licence

Operator licence fees

Private hire operator licence (1 year): £239.30
Private hire operator renewal (1 year): £150
New private hire licence (5 years): £1050
Renewal private hire operator licence (5 years): £700
Administration fee for application withdrawal / variation etc: £32

Payments can be made by cheque, credit and debit card, or by postal order. Cheques must be made payable to 'Central Bedfordshire Council'. You can also pay online (link opens in new window) (please include your payment receipt when submitting your application).

Pay online

We no longer accept cash payments.