Public Notices


Breckland Council
Notice ID: 11106984

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN PURSUANT TO Section 65 of the Local Government(Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1976 that Breckland District Council proposes, subject to any objections received to vary the table of fares to the following table of fares for Hackney Carriages licensed by the council.

1. Distance

If the distance does not exceed 1 mile (1.609km) For whole distance


If the distance exceeds 1 mile (1.609km) For the first mile


For each subsequent 176 yards (160.9 metres) or uncompleted part thereof (Which equates to approximately £2.00 per mile)



Waiting Time

For each period of 1 minute or uncompleted part thereof



Extra Charge


For hirings beginning on any day between the hours of 11.30 pm and


For hirings on Sundays beginning between the hours of 06.00am and 11.30pm – 25% excess on the above charges.


A fee of £100.00 may be charged to persons soiling a hackney carriage.


In respect of multi-passenger vehicles (5-8 seats) where more than 4 passengers are being carried an additional charge of 50% may be levied.

NOTES -ALL CHARGES ARE INCLUSIVE OF VALUE ADDED TAX, WHERE APPLICABLE A copy of this notice is open to public inspection without payment at the reception, Breckland DistrictCouncil, Elizabeth House, Walpole Loke, Dereham, NR19 1EE during normal office hours for aperiod of 14 days from the date of this publication.

OBJECTIONS Any objection to the variation should be made in writing and addressed to the Licensing Team,Breckland District Council, Elizabeth House, Walpole Loke, Dereham, NR19 1EE to arrive not laterthan 5pm on 14th March 2022.

This variation will come into effect on 1st April 2022 (i) no objections are received; or (ii) any objections received have been withdrawn before 5pm on 14th March 2022. Steve James - Executive Director Breckland Council Elizabeth House Walpole Loke Dereham NR19 1EE