Fares and Receipts

Fare and Receipt Regulations

  • Unless otherwise agreed with the customer in advance and in writing, taxis may charge no more than the metered fare (plus any legitimate extra charges).
  • Taxis must have a working taximeter that has been calibrated and verified in accordance with the National Maximum Taxi Fare.
  • Taxi drivers must give customers a printed receipt from the printer attached to the taximeter.
  • Hackneys and limousines may not charge more than the agreed fare.
  • Hackney and limousine drivers must give customers a written receipt.