‘Overhaul taxi and PH licensing system’ – Adam Smith Institute

What is fit and proper? 

FollowFollowFollowFollow You must be fit and proper to be licensed and continue to be so to remain licensed.  What is ‘fit and proper’ according to Transport for London?  TfL Licensing Requirements You must be fit and proper to be licensed as a private hire driver,...
Successful outcome for TfL licensed driver

Successful outcome for TfL licensed driver

FollowFollowFollowFollow TU approached me after becoming exasperated with TfL. TfL decided to revoke his private hire licence after there was a delay in getting them the medical information they required. TU explained that due to COVID he was having real difficulty in...
Are you ready for mandatory tax checks?

Are you ready for mandatory tax checks?

FollowFollowFollowFollow From 4 April 2022 onwards, there will be a mandatory requirement for licensees (and new applicants) to provide evidence to the council of tax registration.  If you cannot satisfy this requirement, TfL cannot grant you a renewed licence. What...
Successful outcome for TfL licensed driver

Taxi Defence Barristers success in overturning TfL revocation

FollowFollowFollowFollow NS instructed us following the decision by TfL to revoke his private hire licence. Their decision was based on the usual reports from UBER. In summary, our client had conducted some work with UBER EATS in order to supplement his UBER income....