HACKNEY CARRIAGES PROPOSED FARES 2018/19

Notice is hereby given of the following table of fares or rates and other charges within the South Gloucestershire District in connection with the hire of Hackney carriages fixed by the Council:

Standard Charge

First 171.6 yards (156.9 metres approx.) (initial hiring charge)              £2.40

For each subsequent 164.8 yards (150.7 metres approx.)                      20 p

For each 35.4 seconds waiting time or uncompleted part thereof            20 p

Night Rate (in addition to the Standard Rate)

For each hiring beginning or ending between 18.00 hrs and 06.00 hrs    £1.30

Weekend Rate ( in addition to the Standard Rate)

For each hiring beginning or ending between 18.00 hrs on Friday          £1.30

and 06.00 hrs on Monday. When a weekend charge is payable, the

night charge is not payable

Bank Holiday Rate (in addition to the Day Rate Charge)                    £3.20

For each hiring on a public holiday, excluding Christmas and the

New Year public holidays as detailed below. When a public holiday

charge is payable, the night charge and the weekend charge are not payable

Christmas Charge (in addition to the Day Rate Charge)                    £5.20

For each hiring beginning or ending between 18.00 hrs on December 24th

and 06.00 hrs on December 27th. When the Christmas charge is payable,

the Night/Weekend/Public Holiday charges not payable

New Year Charge ( in addition to the Day Rate Charge)                    £5.20

For each hiring beginning or ending between 18.00 hrs on December 31st

and 06.00 hrs on January 2nd. When the New Year Charge is payable the

Night/Weekend/Public Holiday charges not payable

Additional Charges

Each additional passenger after the first passenger ( children under        25 p

the age of 3 to be disregarded; tow children between 3 and 10 years to count as one)

Each suitcase carried outside the passenger compartment of the carriage   25 p

Wheelchairs                                                                                               Free of Charge

Animals (excluding Guide and Hearing Dogs and other Assistance               £1.30

Dogs - no charge)

Fouling Charge                                                                                                 £63.75

 

 

This consultation has now closed and we are analysing the results, which will be published here in due course.

Timeline

  • Opened
    2 Mar 2018 at 00:00
  • Closed
    16 Mar 2018 at 23:59
  • Response Published

Details

Consultation Topic Local economy & business issues, Spending and budget, Transportation planning & policy
Geographical area Almondsbury, Bitton, Boyd Valley, Bradley Stoke Central and Stoke Lodge, Bradley Stoke North, Bradley Stoke South, Charfield, Chipping Sodbury, Cotswold Edge, Dodington, Downend, Emersons Green, Filton, Frampton Cotterell, Frenchay and Stoke Park, Hanham, Kings Chase, Ladden Brook, Longwell Green, Oldland Common, Parkwall, Patchway, Pilning and Severn Beach, Rodway, Severn, Siston, Staple Hill, Stoke Gifford, Thornbury North, Thornbury South and Alveston, Westerleigh, Winterbourne, Woodstock, Yate Central, Yate North
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Target Audience All residents
Contact Details

Licensing@southglos.gov.uk