Taxi and Limo Licence

If you own or drive a taxi or limousine in the Town of New Tecumseth, you'll need a licence. Make sure to review our Taxicab and Limousine By-Law before you apply.

Taxis

Taxicab owners

If you're a taxicab owner, please complete our Taxicab Owner Licence Application to apply and we will contact you to arrange an inspection. Make sure to include the year, make, model and plate number of the vehicles that you will use, as well as:

  • Certificate of Insurance on form provided by the Town
  • Original Proof of Ownership of Vehicle(s), which must be current and valid
  • Copy of Safety Standards Certificate
  • Current list of drivers hired to drive on the Company's behalf and verify that each of the drivers are licensed by the Town of New Tecumseth
  • Current criminal record check for Owner from the Nottawasaga OPP Detachment (bi-annual basis)
  • MTO Driver abstract for Owner from Nottawasaga OPP Detachment
  • Fee of $275 for owner licence

Taxicab Drivers

Please complete our Taxicab Driver Licence Application to apply and we will contact you to arrange an inspection. Make sure to have the following information ready before you start:

  • Taxicab owner's licence number
  • Your most recent addresses from the past two years
  • Employment history
  • Proof of Valid Provincial Driver's Licence
  • Current Criminal Record Check from the Nottawasaga OPP Detachment (by-annual basis)
  • Current Ministry of Transportation Driver Abstract
  • Consent/Employment Letter to Drive Vehicle for Taxicab Company or a completed Application form
  • License Fee of $55

Limousines

Limousine owners

Please complete our Limousine Owner Licence Application to apply and we will contact you to arrange an inspection. Make sure to include the organization that insures the limousines, and the year, make, model, plate number and the Safety Standard Certificate for each of the vehicles that you intend to use.

  • Completed Limousine Owner Application form
  • Certificate of Insurance on form provided by the Town
  • Original Proof of Ownership of Vehicle(s) – must be current, valid
  • Copy of Safety Standards Certificate
  • Current list of drivers hired to drive on your behalf and verify that each of such drivers are licensed by the Town of New Tecumseth
  • Current criminal record check for Owner from the Nottawasaga OPP Detachment (bi-annual basis)
  • MTO Driver abstract for Owner
  • Fee of $275 for owner licence

Limousine drivers

Please complete our Limousine Driver Licence Application to apply and we will contact you to arrange an inspection. Make sure to have the following information ready before you start:

  • Limousine owner licence number
  • Your most recent addresses from the past two years
  • Employment history
  • Proof of Valid Provincial Driver's Licence
  • Current Criminal Record Check from the Nottawasaga OPP Detachment (to be submitted bi-annually)
  • Current Ministry of Transportation Driver Abstract
  • Consent/Employment Letter to Drive Vehicle for Limousine Company
  • License Fee of $60