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DO YOU NEED HELP WITH YOUR TAXI TEST PREPARATION?

If you are thinking about becoming a taxi driver, you might need to pass the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) taxi assessment to drive a taxi or private hire vehicle (PHV). If you are in any doubt contact your local council to find out if you need to.

There are 3 types of assessment you can take:

1) Standard driving assessment2) Enhanced assessment - including a wheelchair exercise3) Upgrade assessment - if you have completed the standard assessment and now want to do the wheelchair exercise

What is involved

The assessment lasts for about 40 mins and will include an:

  1. Eyesight test
  2. Practical assessment
  3. Wheelchair exercise - if enhanced assessment is being taken
  • ‍Taxi-type manoeuvre of the candidate's choosing
  • ‍Emergency Stop exercise
  • ‍ Independent Driving 

Following the practical part of your test, the examiner will ask several questions from each of the following categories.

  • Highway Code • Road Signs
  • ‍Road Signs
  • Cabology
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