Licenses and inspections for taxis, for-hires and limos

Vehicle license renewal: taxis and for-hire services
To renew your vehicle license, you must submit all necessary forms and documents as well as pay the fee.

Start a for-hire vehicle business
An overview of the documents you will need to start a for-hire vehicle service in Seattle.

Apply for a taxi license
Please contact us for more information about applying for a taxi license.

Vehicle inspections: taxis and for-hires
Every taxi and for-hire vehicle must pass a yearly safety inspection.

Limo inspections & insurance requirements
Your limousine must pass inspection before you can get or renew a state limousine license to operate in Seattle or King County.