The Vehicles for Hire bylaw (3644/2020) will replace the Limousine and Sedan Bylaw (3394/2007) and the Taxi Business Bylaw (3282/2001). Starting September 1, all taxi, limousine, designated driver and transportation network (ride share) brokerages will require a Brokerage Licence under the Vehicles for Hire bylaw.
For current brokerages:
- Existing brokerage licences issued under the Taxi and Limousine bylaws will be honoured until December 31.
Brokerages are also responsible to ensure their drivers have a valid Driver for Hire Licence, or a pre-existing taxi or limo licence, as well as a valid taxi licence plate (if applicable).