According to the Township of Scugog's Business Licensing By-law, you need a license to be a taxicab owner, driver or dispatcher. The by-law says that taxicabs are motor vehicles used for hire to move goods and passengers around the community. Taxicabs can't carry more than seven people. Limousines, buses, ambulances and hearses don't fall into the same category as taxicabs.
Apply for a Licence
Complete the Taxi Owner Application to apply for a taxi owner or dispatcher licence. The licence costs $440 per vehicle and $210 per vehicle to renew your licence.
To apply for a taxicab driver's licence, complete the Taxi Driver Application.