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Becoming a taxi driver for the first time | nidirect

Professional taxi and private hire vehicle drivers are responsible for the safety of passengers and are licensed by Passenger Transport Licensing Division (PTLD). From 31 October 2014 anyone wishing to become a taxi ...

Taxi driver licensing | nidirect

What you need to know if you are planning to become a taxi driver

What is Taxi Operator Licensing? | nidirect

The Department of Environment (NI) has the powers to grant Taxi Operator Licences. Day to day administration is carried out by the Driver & Vehicle Agency (DVA). A taxi operator's licence does not entitle you to drive a...

Planning permission for Taxi Operators working from home | nidirect

It is your responsibility to ensure that the premises you name as your ‘operating centre' have the appropriate Certificate of Lawful Use or Development from the Planning Office and that you have at least one operating ...

Taxi driver practical test | nidirect

A new practical test has been introduced for anyone applying to become a new taxi driver. You must have passed the new taxi theory test before you can apply for the practical test.