Taxi and Private Hire – Licensing.

 A message from City of Wolverhampton Licensing Services.

City of Wolverhampton Council’s Licensing Services have commenced a consultation on the proposed draft Guidelines relating to relevance of convictions and breaches of licence conditions.These guidelines are used determine whether an applicant/ current licence holder is fit and proper to hold a hackney carriage/ private hire drivers licence; hackney carriage/ private hire vehicle licence or a private hire vehicle operator licence.

The current consultation can be viewed at

We welcome any comments/ feedback that you wish to make on the proposed draft guidelines.To take part in this consultation, please send written responses, either via email to or by post to:

Licensing Services

City of Wolverhampton Council

Civic Centre

St Peters Square



Comments need to be made by no later than 31 December 2018.

Licensing Services

City of Wolverhampton Counci

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