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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 theory test | nidirect

A new theory 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.

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.

Taxi driver licensing | nidirect

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

Renewing your taxi driver licence | nidirect

From 31 October 2014, if your application to renew your taxi driver licence is received within two-years of its expiry date, you will be able to renew it without undertaking a taxi driver theory and practical test.