Taxi Driver and Chauffeur Licences

Want to become a taxi driver or chauffeur? Learn what you will need.

Click below to find out what is required for each specific licence.

Taxi Licences

Please provide the following:

  • Taxi Driver Application (pdf)
  • a Letter of Employment, signed and dated by a licensed Taxi Broker
  • a Driver's Abstract dated within 45 days of application
  • a valid Alberta Driver's Licence - must be Class 1, 2 or 4
  • a Defensive Driving Certificate dated within one year of application or completion of a Defensive Driving Course within 30 days after application
  • payment of the licence fee
  • results of an RCMP Vulnerable Sector Check dated within six months of application
Chauffeur Licences


Please provide the following:

  • Chauffeur Licence Application (pdf)
  • a Letter of Employment, signed and dated by a licensed Limousine Broker
  • a Driver's Abstract dated within 30 days of application
  • a valid Alberta Driver's Licence - must be Class 1, 2 or 4
  • a Defensive Driving Certificate dated within one year of application or completion of a Defensive Driving Course within 30 days after application
  • payment of the licence fee
  • results of an RCMP  dated within six months of application