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Taxi and Private Hire Trade (5)

Questions to the Mayor of London – answered on 23rd September 2019.

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Does TfL abdicate all responsibility for testing and interviewing private hire driver licensees to Operators?

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Transport for London (TfL) is the licensing authority and regulator for London’s taxi and private hire services. It is therefore responsible for licensing all London taxi and private hire drivers. The licensing requirements for taxi and private hire licensees are available on the TfL website: