ULEV requirements for newly licensed vehicles

Introduction of the requirement for newly licensed Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Vehicles

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DBS Checking Service Update

The Occupational Health department has now re-opened the DBS checking service.

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Re-opening of Licensed Premises. Revised guidance 24/06/2020

Following Government guidance that non-essential shops can reopen from 15 June, it has now been announced (23/06/2020) that certain licensed and similar premises can reopen from 4 July 2020.

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Re-opening of Licensed Premises. First Steps

Following Government guidance that non-essential shops can reopen from 15 June, questions remain about when and how licensed premises will be able to reopen.

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Security Screens - COVID 19

Black taxis are already fitted with partitions between drivers and passengers. The majority of PHVs do not have partitions/safety screens installed and there are a wide variety of different makes and model of PHVs in Birmingham.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): what to do if you’re self-employed and getting less work or no work

Guidance for people who are self-employed and getting less work or no work because of coronavirus (COVID-19).

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Statement concerning the impact of Covid-19 on Hackney Carriage and Private Hire Trade Policies

The City Council Licensing Policies regarding the acceptable age limits on vehicles were revised in April 2019 following significant discussion and consultation with the trade and other interested parties.

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COVID-19 prevention advice for Taxi Drivers

This guidance has been created in the interim, while awaiting further guidance from central government.

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Service update

Attention - Please read

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Knowledge test bookings and payments

Due to updates on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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