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Taxi or Private Hire Licence Applications - Arun District Council

Personnel Checks are delighted to assist you in obtaining a DBS Check to support your Taxi / Private Hire Licence with Arun District Council.

All new applicants are required to contact the licensing team prior to making application for a DBS check. Please click here for further information. Arrangements (by appointment) must be made for original documentation to be verified prior to undertaking a check.

Once you have received your DBS certificate, you must provide it to Arun District Council within 28 days together with any application and other associated documentation. Certificates older than 28 days will not be accepted.

All convictions must be declared on an application, convictions are not considered ‘spent’ when applying for a licence. For further information please visit the ADC website here and refer to the Council’s policy.

Please be aware, applications will be delayed if the form is incomplete and/or contains errors.

Please note: By purchasing your DBS Check with us, you agree to Personnel Checks sharing any information regarding your application with Arun District Council to support your Taxi/Private Hire Licence application. Please click here to view Personnel Checks' Privacy Policy. If you have any questions about how your data will be used please contact us on 01254 355679 or email [email protected] 


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Please click 'Buy Now' to proceed to purchase your DBS Check at £58.00 and begin the application process.

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