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Hackney Carriage/Private Hire Driver Licences Burnley Borough Council


Personnel Checks has been contracted by Burnley Borough Council to facilitate Enhanced DBS Checks for their Hackney Carriage & Private Hire Licence applicants. As part of the licensing process, it is essential that a full Enhanced DBS Disclosure is completed prior to the badge being issued. 

Throughout the application process you will be required to submit 3 ID documents. The documents need to be verified by either the Post Office or a member of the Council.

Please review the below two options and confirm how you would like to have your documents verified:

You will be asked to visit a Post Office and pay £12.75 to have your ID documents verified. You will then need to send Personnel Checks your verified documents.

Throughout the application process you will need to have 3 ID documents verified. Please confirm that you have the following documents to use:

  • Passport
  • Driving Licence
  • Bank Statement or Utility Bill

 

Please note: By purchasing your DBS Check with us, you agree to Personnel Checks sharing any information regarding your application with Burnley 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]

You will be asked to visit the Council’s offices to present 3 ID documents. The Council will then confirm to Personnel Checks that this has been done and your application will be processed. There is no charge for this service. 

 

Please note: By purchasing your DBS Check with us, you agree to Personnel Checks sharing any information regarding your application with Burnley 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]