Luxury hire car or restricted hire car operates under the authority of a licence.
Luxury hire cars must operate under a luxury hire car licence purchased from the government or from another licence holder. They generally only provide pre-booked services and cannot stand for hire on a public street or be hailed.
A vehicle used for a restricted hire vehicle service must operate under a licence and must be pre-booked and cannot stand for hire.
There are two kinds of restricted hire vehicle services:
To hold a licence you need to be accredited.
An application for a licence can be made on the following form
An application to transfer a licence can be made on this form