Apply for a Taxicard

The Taxicard is a London wide door-to-door licensed taxi and private hire vehicle service. Harrow members can take a maximum of 40 trips per year.

It is available for those who have difficulty in using tubes, buses and trains. It is for people with serious long-term mobility problems, or severe sight impairment.

Please read the guidance notes and policy statement before applying:

What documents will I need?

You will need to upload the following documents to submit your application:

  • a passport size photo
  • proof of address
  • proof of identification (such as passport or driving licence)
  • proof of benefits (if you get any, please provide the full letter showing length of entitlement and points)

If you do not have all of the relevant documents you will not be able to submit the form. You can save the form and return to complete it at a later date.

It may take 30 to 40 minutes to complete the form. Applications take up to 12 weeks to process.

Apply for a Taxicard

Paper applications

Paper application forms can be printed and completed by hand by people who are unable to use the online form.

There are 2 versions of paper form below; the Standard form and an Easy Read Form for people who have difficulty reading.

Download and print the standard paper application form

Easy Read Form

Easy to read forms

If you find it hard to fill in the form, you can use the Easy Read form instead.

You must print out the form first.

Everybody must fill in sections A, B and E.

At the end of Section B it tells you if you need to fill in sections C and D.

Renew or replace a Taxicard

For replacement Taxicards see London Council's information on lost, stolen, damaged and faulty Taxicards.

Your circumstances will need to be re-assessed to determine if you are still eligible. You will therefore need to complete a new application form and provide supporting evidence.

How we will use and share your information

We will use the information you provide when you apply for a Blue Badge, Freedom Pass or Taxicard to process your application.

We will also use the information you provide for other purposes. For further detail please download our privacy notice for concessionary travel.