Private hire operator

Please read Newport City Council's private hire operators conditions (pdf).

New private hire operators

Apply for a new private hire operator licence

You will need a valid credit or debit card. 

Renewing a private hire operator's licence

If you have an exisiting operator's licence you should receive a renewal letter at least two weeks before your licence expires, containing a unique reference number to be used in your online renewal application.

If you have not received your renewal pack please email environment.licensing@newport.gov.uk.

Apply to renew an existing private hire operator licence

You will need your unique reference number and a valid credit or debit card.