The City is accepting applications from driver training programs seeking approval as recognized providers for vehicle-for-hire drivers. Application deadline has been extended to 4 p.m. March 20, 2020.


The Vehicle-for-Hire Bylaw (Toronto Municipal Code Chapter 546) provides regulations for taxicabs, limousines and private transportation companies (PTCs), such as Lyft, Uber and Facedrive.


You need a licence from the City if you own or drive taxicabs, limousines or private transportation company vehicles.


The Vehicle-for-Hire Bylaw regulates taxicabs, limousines and private transportation companies. Learn more about the bylaw.

Public Safety

10 things you should know about taxicabs and private transportation companies.