If you drive a taxi you are going to need insurance, whether it’s a private hire vehicle like a minicab or public hire car such as a Hackney carriage. Standard car insurance won’t cover you, even if it includes cover for business use.
Our taxi insurance partner Quotesearcher is a helpful, straight to the point service that can make searching for your taxi insurance policy a whole lot easier so instead you can concentrate on driving your taxi and giving your taxi customers the best possible service. QuoteSearcher will do all the leg work for you, helping you to find you the right price and cover.
You may also need public liability insurance for your taxi. This comes as standard on many taxi insurance policies, but do check the policy specifics to make sure.
You can still build a no claims bonus with your taxi insurance. Taxi insurance companies will often offer cheaper polices to safer drivers with a clean driving history.
As with all car insurance and taxi insurance policies, when you apply for a quote will be asked if you’ve made an motoring insurance claims, if you have any driving convictions, if you have criminal record and if you have any medical conditions. Giving false answers may mean you are not insured so always answer truthfully.