Anyone who invites and accept bookings for private hire vehicles are deemed to be a private hire operator. If you are acting as private hire operator in our area, you need to hold a licence granted by us.

We have adopted a policy and procedures on the licensing of private hire operators. These are contained in the council's pdf Taxi Handbook (566 KB) .


Applications can be submitted with the relevant fee to: Licensing, Malvern Hills District Council, The Council House, Avenue Road, Malvern, Worcestershire, WR14 3AF

Download and complete the document Private Hire Operator application form (143 KB) .

The fees we currently charge in relation private hire operator licences can found on our licensing fees and charges page.