Application for Variation (increase) of the current Hackney Carriage Tariffs

Closed 22 Nov 2023

Opened 6 Nov 2023

Feedback updated 9 Jan 2024

We asked

Following a request from the City of Oxford Licensed Taxi Association to amend the Hackney Carriage Tariff for Oxford City, we asked for view on the proposed new tariff.

You said

There was an overwhelming response in support to proposed new tariff, there was however some concerns in relation to the use of tariff 2 for weekend and late-night economy work along with some concerns that the tariff would be too expensive as proposed.

We did

The results of the consultation will now be put before the Vice Chair of the General Purposes Licensing Committee and following discussions with the Licensing Authority and Legal Services a further report will be put before the Full Council.


An application has been made by the City of Oxford Licensed Taxi Association (COLTA) to vary the Hackney Carriage Table of Fares for Oxford City.

The last variation (increase) to the table of fares for Hackney Carriage Vehicles in Oxford City was made in May 2021.

The proposed variation can be compared across the existing table of fares and the proposed table of fares:



The full report submitted to the General Purposes Licensing Committee can be found attached at the bottom of this page for further information.


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