Application of taxi license

Application of taxi license for self-employed persons and taxi companies.

Most important preconditions for a self-employed person

  • Taxi license applicant as a physical person who conforms to the good repute requirement of section 37 of the Public Transportation Act, has to be registered as a self-employed person to the Central Commercial Register and have a certificate of competency of a person responsible for the transport of self-employed person. Application for the entry to the Central Commerial Register is authorised at the notary. To receive a certificate of competency of a person responsible for the transport it is necessary to pass a specific training and an exam beforehand.
  • According to section 35 clause 2 of the Public Transportation Act the activity license applicant or the license owner must have a good financial status.
Most important preconditions for establishing a taxi company:
  • The activity license applicant or its owner must appoint a person responsible for transport who organizes transport and corresponds to requirements in sections 37 and 38 of the Public Transport Act. The carrier can appoint many persons to be responsible or transport.
  • According to section 35 clause 5 of the Public Transportation Act the person responsible for transport has to be a person with active legal capacity and a good reputation who is professionally competent to organize passenger transport and at the operating place of the activity license holder is responsible for work organization, labour income, transport organization, working and rest time management, traffic safety, vehicle safety and environmental protection. The person can be responsible for transfers only for one carrier.
  • The person appointed to be responsible for transfers has to pass a corresponding training to receive the certificate of competency.
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1. Select the type of applying:

Personal identification

Sign it digitally. The guide is available here.
Only digitally signed applications are accepted by e-mail.

What to do with the form

Send to ppta@tallinnlv.ee

Application reception confirmation

You should receive an automatic notice to your contact address, confirming the acceptance of the form. If you don't receive the note, then call to  640 4619

Payment

The taxi license state fee has to be paid to the bank account of the Financial Service of Tallinn City Office. The account is in SEB Pank       konto      EE311010220061053015Swedbank       konto      EE532200221035708677Nordea Pank  konto      EE481700017001237124Danske Bank  konto      EE753300333470270001Viitenumber: 5257050050050329  . Input the following data to the explanation field: STATE FEE, TAXI LICENSE , NAME OF THE CARRIER.

Result

 The result is communicated to you as soon as possible but no later than within 30 days.

What to do when the result is unsatisfactory:

Call to  640 4619

For contact information, choose institution from the list:



  1. Study the rules for issuing the taxi license and the license card and providing taxi service.

  2. Fill out the application:
    Taxi licensse for a legal personality
    Taxi license for a self-employed person







  3. Come to Vabaduse Väljak 7, Tallinn,
    the information room of the City Government, desk number 3.




Personal identification

Have an identity document with you.

What to do with the form

Give it to a customer service employee.

Result

The application is accepted for processing and the applicant has to pass the exam at the Taxi Commmitte of the Tallinn Transport Department. The Taxi Committee test the first-time applicant in the knowledge of the capital's streets and the rules of Tallinn's Taxi Service and ensures that the applicant has knowledge of national language.
You will receive a response for your application at the information room of Tallinn City Government at Vabaduse plats 7, desk 3, as possible but no later than within 30 days.

What to do when the result is unsatisfactory:

Call to 640 4993 or 640 4619

For contact information, choose institution from the list:

Personal identification

Add a copy of an identity document to the application.

What to do with the form

Send with necessary additional materials to the Transport Departmend of Tallinn, Vabaduse väljak 10A 10146 Tallinn.

Result

The application is accepted for processing and the applicant has to pass the exam at the Taxi Commmitte of the Tallinn Transport Department. The Taxi Committee test the first-time applicant in the knowledge of the capital's streets and the rules of Tallinn's Taxi Service and ensures that the applicant has knowledge of national language. The result is communicated to you as soon as possible but no later than within 30 days.

What to do when the result is unsatisfactory:

Call to 640 4993 or 640 4619