Private Hire Operator Licence - Uber

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-03-25
Session date: 
March 25, 2015
Reference: 
2015/0866
Question By: 
Caroline Pidgeon
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

A constituent has been in contact to highlight that, in order to obtain a Private Hire Operator's Licence the holder must have a landline telephone number. My constituent states that Uber do not have a landline number. Will you look into this issue?

Answer

Answer for Private Hire Operator Licence - Uber

Answer for Private Hire Operator Licence - Uber

Answered By: 
The Mayor

TfL requires all private hire operators to provide details of a landline telephone number as part of their application. This was provided by Uber as part of their original application.