Taxi licensing made easy

TaxiPlus was created for the taxi licensing industry. We realised early that drivers and licensing authorities have enough on their plates without having to worry about background checks. We offer a complete screening solution that is both fast and efficient. To find out more, please choose one of the options below.

I'm a local authority

Looking at making some changes to your licensing procedure? Our partners report an average 78% reduction in time spent on licensing appointments.

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I'm a taxi driver

If you are a driver looking to start your DBS application, or you're just looking for some info, click below for our driver hub.

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About Us

TaxiPlus is a division of Personnel Checks. A top umbrella body for the Disclosure and Barring Service. Click below to find out more.

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Join the hundreds of councils that choose TaxiPlus

Discover our services

Our services have been developed by working closely with licensing authorities across the nation. Combined with our vast knowledge of safeguarding and background screening; we can guarantee a tailored solution that works for you.

Our experience in employment screening, knowledge testing and safeguarding training means we are the ideal partner for your licensing compliance. Check out our offerings below!

Get the right checks for your drivers

DBS Checks

Any private hire driver must obtain an Enhanced DBS certificate before they can be licensed. Our electronic submission system is the quickest and most efficient way to process these checks. Our customers report, their average license applications are resolved 64% quicker using our service.

DVLA Checks

For any driving professional, DVLA license checks are essential. Our system allows all your DVLA checks to be managed in one place. Providing real-time access to your drivers' records as and when needed.

Right to Work Checks

About 20% of people working in the transport industry are migrant workers. We can process right to work checks alongside our other checks. This means you can be sure all your licensees are legally allowed to work.

Give them the knowledge they need

e-Knowledge Test

Knowledge tests can provide the info you need to make safe and effective licensing decisions. TaxiPlus have developed a simple, electronic knowledge testing system which can be completed directly from your offices. The system is fully customisable, meaning we can tailor bespoke knowledge tests for you and your drivers:

  • Drivers receive an instant pass or fail notification
  • No manual marking required
  • Easy to navigate with clear driver instructions
  • Randomised questions to reduce the risk of cheating
  • Test days facilitated by just one member of staff
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Help them to understand safeguarding

Trust2Ride Safeguarding Awareness Training

Our research shows there is a definite need for this training in the industry. 52% of drivers we asked admitted they wouldn't know how to report safeguarding concerns to authorities. Our training framework is continuously developed alongside experts with decades of safeguarding experience.

Trust2Ride is a badge you can trust. The training covers 5 core modules: ranging from passenger safety to how to identify human trafficking. By completing the training drivers will understand:

  • The need to protect vulnerable adults, young people, and children
  • Their roles and responsibilities concerning personal safety and security
  • The risk indicators that can help identify possible victims of abuse and exploitation
  • The pathways for reporting any safeguarding concerns

Training is delivered by our experienced instructors at a central location or can be taken in house. Our 'Train-the-Trainer' service provides you with all the tools you need to create a bespoke training platform that fits your requirements.

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