Eastbourne Borough Council's Licensing Committee have adopted new guidance (see below). This guidance came into effect from 4 April 2022 and will have a phased implementation over a six month period from April 2022.
You can download the list of fees below.
How to apply
The application for this licence is online. To apply for a driver licence you must:
read the Eastbourne Borough Council taxi guidance below
hold a full UK DVLA Driving Licence
pass a Group II Medical examination
pass a driving proficiency test
undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check
pass a local area knowledge test
have an HMRC Tax Code
Before you apply
As part of this application you will need to upload documents to provide proof of your eligibility. You will also need to complete the enhanced digital Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. You can find out which documents you need to upload for your DBS check, by visiting the GOV.UK website.
Apply online now
Apply for a new taxi driver licence in the Eastbourne borough: