Become a Taxi Driver in Lancaster and Morecambe
So you want to become a taxi driver in Morecambe and Lancaster? Good call – you can look forward to flexible working hours, interesting work and fantastic earning potential. A clean driving licence is obviously essential – but what else do you need?
Local Authority Licence
You’ll need a special taxi driver’s licence, issued by the local authority. Contact Lancaster City Council to apply for a licence, or visit their website.
You’ll need a medical certificate to prove that you’re medically fit to drive passengers. Safety is paramount here at Coastal – we want to be sure our drivers, vehicles and passengers are not put at any unnecessary risk. Contact the local authority to find out more.
NVQ Level 2 Road Passenger Vehicle Driving
Getting your NVQ in Road Passenger Vehicle Driving is the next step, and an essential qualification for taxi drivers with us. Coastal Taxis will help you with your practical skills and giving you experience.
Find more about courses that will get you on the road here.
Get in Touch with Coastal Taxis
Give us a call on 424424 or send us an email. We’ll be delighted to hear from you and look forward to working with you.