Changes coming to Civil Parking Enforcement

Please don’t make us give you a parking ticket. From 31 January 2020 we will be able to issue fines. Please park legally and considerately.

Changes coming to Civil Parking Enforcement

Renewal of a hackney carriage or private hire vehicle licence

What we will do with your personal information

Telford & Wrekin Council’s Licensing Service is collecting your personal information for the purpose of meeting the statutory requirements of the Town Police Clauses Act 1847 and the Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1976. Telford & Wrekin Council will not share any of your personal data collected with external organisations unless required to do so by law when your data may be shared with other regulating bodies.  However, there may be occasions where we request further information from key third party organisations such as other regulating bodies.

For further details on the council’s privacy arrangements please view the privacy page on the council’s website.

Stage 1

If you are replacing your vehicle, purchase a vehicle from the Council's approved list of hackney carriage or private hire vehicles.

Stage 2

Prepare the vehicle for the Council's compliance test (if applicable). Please ensure you refer to Council's Manual of Inspection Standards.

Stage 3

Contact the Council's approved garage, Donnington Wood MOT and Training Centre to pay for and arrange a compliance test. To book a convenient appointment, please contact 01952 606456.

Stage 4

Complete the Council's online vehicle renewal licence application form. Please note you will need to upload the following documents to accompany your application:

  • V5 document (vehicle log book)
  • MOT certificate
  • compliance inspection sheet
  • certificate of insurance.

Apply for hackney carriage or private hire vehicle licence


Pay for the Vehicle Renewal Licence at eStore.

Stage 5

Contact the Licensing Service to make an appointment to collect and sign for your vehicle licence.

Last updated: 1.01pm on Thursday 4 April 2019

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