Taxi driver licences

Service information

The Licensing service regulates the taxi industry; we ensure public safety is not undermined by using robust application procedures and regular compliance checks. The service has a duty to make sure that anyone wanting to become a hackney carriage/private hire driver has all the skills and knowledge to provide this service.

Unmet demand survey

Blackburn with Darwen Council commissioned a survey into unmet demand in the local Hackney Carriage service to:

  • Determine whether or not there exists a significant unmet demand for Hackney Carriage Services in Blackburn with Darwen
  • Determine the number of licences required to meet any identified unmet demand in Blackburn with Darwen

Download the report

Contact details

Mail Licensing Service, Davyfield Depot, White Dove Building, Roman Road Industrial Estate, Blackburn BB1 2LX
Phone Number(s) 01254 267666
Fax Number(s)  
E-mail licensingteam@blackburn.gov.uk
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