Booking a Taxi Inspection

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Taxi inspections

Vehicle inspections are available every Tuesday and Thursday with booking timeslots of 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm and are conducted at the Bylaw Services building, located at 305 Range Road. A full inspection will take approximately 30-45 minutes.

Tips for inspections:

  • Wash your vehicle  
  • Clean the interior 
  • Make sure all equipment is fully functional 
  • Have current vehicle registration 
  • 30-day mechanical required 
  • Have valid $2,000,000.00 liability insurance

Booking an Inspection

All taxi inspections must be booked 24 hours in advance and the following information is required when booking:

  • Name 
  • Contact number 
  • Vehicle registration number (VIN) 
  • Make and model of vehicle 
  • Taxi cab number and company

Once you have completed your booking request, you will receive a confirmation email that the request has been received.

Note that the booking appointment will not be processed until payment has been received. To make payment and confirm your inspection, call Bylaw Services at 668-8317.

To book an inspection online, click here.


For an existing taxi, the inspection fee is $100.00 and must be paid at time of booking. To make payment, call Bylaw Services at 668-8317 or attend the office located at 305 Range Road.

For a new cab that is being added to the fleet, there is no cost.

Inspection Day

On the day of your scheduled inspection, you will need to attend Bylaw Services 10 minutes prior and check-in at the front desk.

You can cancel or reschedule the appointment by contacting our office no later than 12 Noon before your scheduled inspection.

If your vehicle doesn’t pass inspection

In the event that your vehicle does not pass inspection, you will be given a 10-day grace period to repair the vehicle and have it re-inspected at no cost. You will still need to book online for the re-inspection and pick a timeslot.

The Vehicle for Hire By-law is administered and enforced by the Bylaw Services Department.

If you have any questions or concerns about the Vehicle for Hire By-law please contact Bylaw Services at 867-668-8317.