If you want to check the validity of a private hire driver, operator or vehicle and see whether they are correctly licensed then you can use the official Transport for London PCO Licence Checker. Find out more about the PCO Licence by clicking here.
OPERATORS: Looking to employ a new driver? Easily find their licence status and when it expired simply by putting in their name or licence number.
DRIVERS: You must work for a licensed operator, so check here to see that your boss is licensed. It’s also a pretty handy tool for finding potential employers and jobs as you can search for who is licensed in your local area.
VEHICLES: Your car must be licensed by the Public Carriage Office before you can use it for work, so if you’re hiring or buying a car then you can easily check by simply typing in the reg number.