A Taxicard provides subsidised transport for London residents who have serious mobility impairment and difficulty in using public transport. Taxicard holders can make journeys in licensed London taxis and private hire vehicles.

Who can apply?

You may qualify if you live in a London borough and you:

  • receive the higher rate mobility component of the Disability Living Allowance
  • have 8 or more points for the moving around activity component of Personal Independence Payment (PIP)
  • receive a Pensioners' Mobility Supplement
  • are registered blind or severely sight impaired and have a BD8/CVI certificate

You may also qualify if you have a long term mobility problem preventing you from using public transport. You may need to complete a mobility assessment with an occupational therapist. You do not qualify if you have a temporary condition, such as a broken leg.

How to apply

To apply, complete the Taxicard application form (PDF). Or call 020 7974 6435 and ask for the form.

You will need to provide proof of residence in Camden. Send your completed form to:

Camden Accessible Travel Solutions
London Borough of Camden
PO Box 64175

What happens next

A Taxicard will be sent to you within 4 to 8 weeks if you qualify.


There is a £10 annual membership fee.

You will pay the first £2.50 of each trip. The maximum we pay and the fare limit depends on the time of the trip.

5am to 8pm, Monday to Friday:

  • £10.30 trip subsidy
  • £12.80 fare limit

8pm to 10pm, Monday to Friday and 5am to 10pm, Saturday to Sunday:

  • £11.30 trip subsidy
  • £13.80 fare limit

10pm to 5am, Monday to Sunday:

  • £12.80 trip subsidy
  • £15.30 fare limit

Fare estimates

For an estimate, contact the taxi company prior to your journey. Fares may vary depending on the time your journey ends up taking. Make sure you have enough money to pay for trips. More information on fares and payments.