How Old Can A PCO Car Be?

How much is a PCO?

PCO Licence costThe Application Fee (Payable to TfL)£310CRB online application (Recommended)£56.85Or CRB Paper Application (Optional)£58.85Medical Check with your GP£0Topographical Training£502 more rows.

Can I get a PCO Licence with a dr10?

Please note that sexual and violent offences will most definitely rule you completely out of getting your PCO Licence although it is still possible to have a drink-driving charge but still be eligible to get a PCO Licence. If you have convictions and are concerned please call the TfL Licensing Team on 0343 222 4444.

How old do you have to be to get a PCO Licence?

21 years oldIf you want to apply for a PCO Licence you will need to meet ALL these requirements. You are at least 21 years old. You have held a DVLA, Northern Ireland or EEA (European Economic Area) driving licence for the last 3 years at least.

When can I renew my PCO Licence?

Please be aware that applications to renew a taxi or private hire driver licence can only be made from three months of the expiry of your licence. You can apply for a new vehicle licence online at any time.

How much does a PCO car cost?

It costs £100 to licence a vehicle (£65 application fee and £35 for the licence fee). If your vehicle fails then you can apply for a refund of the ‘Grant of Licence’ but the application fee is non-refundable. To continue using a vehicle for Private Hire you must ensure the vehicle license is renewed on time every year.

How can I check my PCO application status?

You can call us on 0343 222 4444 (TfL call charges) to: Check the progress of your application or renewal.

How do I get a PCO Licence for my car?

Apply for a private hire vehicle licencePHVs under 18 months old must be zero emission capable (ZEC) and meet the Euro 6 emissions standard when licensed for the first time.PHVs over 18 months old must have a Euro 6 (petrol or diesel) engine when licensed for the first time.

How do I become an Uber driver UK?

The basicsSign up online. Got an email address and a smartphone? … Get a licence. In order to drive on the Uber app, you’ll need a private hire licence from a council that Uber is licensed by. … Upload your documents. Time for some paperwork. … Get a vehicle. Which car is right for you? … Activate your account.

Do you need a private hire Licence for Uber eats?

Unlike driving Ubers, you don’t necessarily need to drive a car to deliver Uber Eats. … If you’re hoping to deliver by car or scooter/motorbike, you’ll need a driver’s licence and vehicle insurance (including cover for food deliveries). By bicycle, you’ll need a driver’s licence or National ID.

How long does PCO last?

If you have sent your PCO License application to TfL remember, it can take up to 16 weeks for it to be processed and it’s worth noting that renewal applications are always processed before the existing license expires so there is no definite timescale to how long it takes.

What cars can get PCO?

PCO cars are four-door cars and minivans that meet all TfL requirements for personal transport and have a valid Private Hire Vehicle Licence. The PHV licence is the same as the PCO licence, but for your car—it’s proof that TfL has approved the car for private hire use.

How do I become a PCO?

How do I apply for a PCO Licence?Complete Criminal (DBS) Check. … Pass Medical Test. … Pass Topographical Skills Assessment. … Topographical Assessment with Uber. … Pass English Language Test. … Complete the application form on the TfL Website.