Book a taxi meter seal
What is this for?
All Doncaster Hackney Carriage vehicles must have a fitted taxi meter which is calibrated to the published tariff and sealed by Trading Standards.
What is it going to cost?
Appointments can be cancelled by telephone or email up to 48 hours before the appointment without incurring any costs. No refunds will be provided for cancellations made with less than 48 hours’ notice, failing to attend or any other action on your part which prevents the appointment taking place
What we need from you
You must ensure the taxi meter is fitted in the vehicle and has been calibrated to Doncaster Council's tariff.
Your vehicle must be roadworthy and insured.
What you should expect from us
Meter Seal appointments are only available on Thursday mornings.
Please note the cut off times for bookings:
ANY BOOKINGS RECEIVED ON A THURSDAY (SAME DAY OF APPOINTMENT) WILL TAKE PLACE THE FOLLOWING WEEK
The testing officer will advise you of the outcome of the test and will attach a seal to the meter if it passes the test.
Once the meter has been sealed you will be able to apply to licence the vehicle as a Hackney Carriage.
Remember once licensed, a vehicle can only be driven by a Doncaster-licensed driver.Do it Now