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Driver's Licence Application for Taxi, Towing, Shuttle, Sightseeing, Specialty and Caleche


  • New applications are $60
  • Application renewals are $40


The application process must be fully completed and submitted with all required documents for drivers and their vehicles. To complete the application, you will need to have electronic versions of the following documents ready to upload.

  1. Niagara Region driver's licence application - complete before starting business licensing application
  2. Unrestricted Class G Ontario driver's licence
  3. A second piece of government issued identification, such as:
    • Canadian passport
    • Foreign passport
    • Canadian permanent resident card
    • Immigration and refugee identification with photo and work conditions
    • Indian status card
    • Canadian military identification
    • Canadian firearms licence
    • Current Niagara Region driver's licence
  4. Criminal background and judicial matters police check issued by your local police service, or an approved third party such as Triton Canada or Verifications Canada
  5. Ontario Ministry of Transportation three-year uncertified driver's abstract issued by Service Ontario, no older than 30 days of issue
  6. Confirmation you're legally eligible to work in Canada. Expired, or permits about to expire must be accompanied by proof from Immigration Canada that your status is in the process of being extended.
  7. Confirmation of application with perspective business or broker

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