Apply for or renew a Vehicle Licence

Get a taxi camera fitted

To be suitable for licensing, your vehicle must have a taxi camera system installed. The camera system must meet the standards set by the Council.

Suitable systems include:


Supplied by MCD Security Systems Ltd.

Tel: 01274 449786 or 0113 3202 786

Visit the MCD Security Systems website


Supplied by Safe Systems

Tel: 01706 551212 or 07958 590681

Vision DVR-800

Supplied by Speak Security Ltd.

Tel: 07882 806013

Prices and payment terms vary, depending on the system purchased. Applicants should make enquiries with several suppliers before deciding on a system.

You may source your own systems – but it must meet the Council's requirements. It's a good idea to ask the Council to verify that the system meets these requirements before you buy it.

The camera technical specification and system requires are available in the Hackney Carriage and Private Hire licensing Policy.