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LDC Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Licensing Guidance Consultation - Summer 2023

Lewes District Council is proposing to make some changes to its Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Licensing Guidance following feedback from residents and the trade.

  • Please note: we have added two questions to the consultaiton survey; one about GDPR training and one about safeguarding awareness training. We have exteneded the closing date of this consultation from Sunday 10 September to Monday 25 September.

We are inviting feedback from drivers, operators, partner organisations and residents on the proposed changes.

We have provided a survey which sets out each of the key changes which includes a link to the guidance with the changes indicated in red text.

Please take a few minutes to complete this survey to let us know what you think about the proposals.

Take the survey

The consultation runs until Monday 25 September 2023.

When completing the survey there is a chance to express an interest in taking part in a discussion group about the proposals. 

If you would like to ask for this survey in a different format or language, such as a paper copy, please email