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Licensing and trading

Re-opening of the Licensing Service

The Customer Access Point (CAP) in Wakefield One, Burton Street is open on an appointment only basis Monday to Friday 10am – 3pm (excluding Bank Holidays). Our phone lines are open during the same times.

If you wish to make an appointment, in the first instance, please either email us at or telephone us on 01924 302 932. . You may leave voicemail and we will get back to you. We will assess your needs and where we cannot deal with your request by email or phone you will be booked an appointment. For what to expect when you visit the CAP for your appointment please watch the following video.


Applications: Please continue to either fax to 01924 302919/302906 or email to .If you do not have access to a computer or fax machine, we advise for you to submit the application through your Operator base. In some circumstances it may not be possible to accept your application, if this is the case, you will be contacted by a member of staff. For more information on how to apply please select the relevant page below.

Please note we are not yet accepting Private Hire/Hackney Carriage driver grant applications but we will keep you updated.