The responses to this consultation are currently being reviewed. Details of the outcome will be published here in due course.
We are consulting on proposals that would include:
- the introduction of national standards for all taxis and private hire vehicles
- tougher penalties on touting, including impounding vehicles
- bring pedi-cabs and novelty vehicles, including stretch limousines, within the scope of taxi and private hire regulation
- retain the ability of local licensing authorities to limit the number of taxis working in their area.
GOV.UK: Taxi and Private Hire Services (external link)
For more information about this consultation e-mail PolisiTrafnidiaethGyhoeddus.PublicTransportPolicy@wales.gsi.gov.uk.