Stafford Borough Council is the licensing authority for the administration and enforcement of the Licensing Act 2003 and associated orders and regulations within its area. The Act regulates:-
The Act requires that the Licensing Authority prepares and publishes a statement of its licensing policy every three years. Before determining its policy for any three-year period, the Authority is required to undertake a public consultation exercise on the proposed policy.
Unlicensed taxi or private hire vehicles are not only illegal - they could be dangerous
An unlicensed taxi will not have been examined by Stafford Borough Council for safety and roadworthiness. It might not even have a current MOT or insurance.
Everything we do not licence.
More information about Staffordshire Highways and any related licensing or legal issues may be found in the Transport and Highways section of the Staffordshire County Council website.
If the information you require is not here, it may be obtained from the Staffordshire County Council website or on 0300 111 8000.