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Tax Checks for Scotland and Northern Ireland comes into force Published Date: 02/10/2023

From 2 October 2023, applicants must complete a tax check to renew a relevant licence; licensing bodies will have to obtain confirmation that an applicant has completed a tax check before making a decision on their renewal application.  

In Scotland, this will apply for a licence to:     

  • Drive a taxi and Private Hire Car (PHCs)     
  • Operate a booking office    
  • Carry on the business of a metal dealer on a site    
  • Carry on a business as an itinerant metal dealer       

In Northern Ireland, this will apply for a licence to drive a taxi.