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Hackney Carriage/Private Hire Driver Licences Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council

Personnel Checks has been contracted by Stockport Metropolitan 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. If you have any queries regarding your Hackney Carriage/Private Hire Licence DBS application email [email protected]

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


In order to complete your Enhanced DBS Check application, you will be required to have your ID documents verified at the post office...

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