Approved Providers for Driving Assessments
Before you can be issued with a Hackney Carriage/Private Hire Driver’s badge, you must have passed a driving assessment through one of our approved providers. Assessment Certificates will not be accepted if they are over 12 months old.
You can choose to take your driving assessment with either Blue Lamp Trust or Diamond Advanced Motoring. You will need to book your driving assessment yourself.
Blue Lamp Trust
You can find out more information and book your driving assessment with Blue Lamp Trust online: www.bluelamptrust.org.uk. For any enquiries you can call them on 0333 700 0157
Diamond Advanced Motoring
You can find out more information and book your driving assessment with Diamond Advanced Motoring online at: www.advancedmotoring.co.uk/taxi-test. For any enquiries you can call them on 020 8253 0120