Taxis and minicabs

The District Council is responsible for the licensing of Hackney Carriages, Private Hire Vehicles, their Operators and Drivers, operating within the district of Derbyshire Dales. The main aim of the whole licensing procedure is to ensure public safety.

We are responsible for the licensing of Hackney and Private Hire Vehicles
To become a taxi driver in Derbyshire Dales you must obtain a licence from us
A taxi rank is the only place where you can hire a taxi while it's stationery.
A guide to current fares in the Derbyshire Dales
A licence is required to enable a person to accept bookings for private hire vehicles
Our online register gives you access to up-to-date information on licensed activities