Report an accident involving a taxi

The proprietor of a hackney carriage or private hire vehicle must report any accident to us within 72 hours of it taking place.

Failure to notify us within 72 hours is an offence and further enforcement action may be taken.

You can report an accident by emailing us or contacting us on (01226) 773555.

In addition you must complete an accident report form and send this, along with a copy of the vehicle’s insurance certificate, by either emailing us or posting them to: Licensing, Legal Services, PO Box 634, Barnsley, S70 9GG.