To operate a Taxi in the Falkirk Council area you need a licence.

You can hold this type of licence as an individual or in the name of a Company or Partnership.

If you wish to drive a vehicle as a taxi, a separate licence known as a Taxi Driver Licence will be required.

If you are applying for a new Taxi Operator Licence the licence will be granted for a period of 1 year maximum.

If you are applying to renew a Taxi Operator Licence you have the choice of applying for a 1 year or a 3 year licence.

How to apply

The following Taxi Operator Licence application forms are available to download:

New Taxi Operator Licence - application form
Renewal of Taxi Operator Licence - application form

You can also get an application form by contacting us directly:

Licensing Section
District Court Offices, Municipal Buildings
West Bridge Street
01324 501575