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Vehicle for Hire Licensing

The Vehicle for Hire program regulates the operations of taxi, livery, limousine, and transportation network companies also known as rideshare.

Our website consists of information and documents to help you comply with Arizona Revised Statutes, including: 

Recent Licensing Changes

Arizona Department of Transportation is now responsible for Vehicle For Hire licensing for taxis, livery services, and limousines, and permitting for Transportation Network Companies (TNC). Each have distinct requirements. This overview of Senate Bill 1492, House Bill 2480 and House Bill 2135 will outline current and upcoming changes.

Taxi, Livery and Limousines

Required documents, detailed instructions and vehicle compliance requirements for taxi, livery services and limousine licensing are described on this site.

Transportation Network Companies (TNC)

Requirements, forms and detailed instructions for TNC permits are described on this site.

File a Complaint
Form to report issues with Vehicles for Hire.  



Please Note: New businesses are required to submit the Vehicle for Hire/TNC application in order for the Department to set up the Vehicle for Hire account. Once we receive your completed application, reviewed, and processed the information, you will be notified on how to log onto your ServiceArizona account through the secure business portal.

Our staff is available to speak with your regarding questions and concerns at 602.712.5948 or vehiclelicense@azdot.gov

The Arizona Ombudsman – Citizens Aide helps you resolve ongoing issues with State Agencies.

Civil Rights

Pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other nondiscrimination laws and authorities, ADOT does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. Persons that require a reasonable accommodation based on language or disability should contact ADOT’s Civil Rights Office at civilrightsoffice@azdot.gov. Requests should be made as early as possible to ensure the State has an opportunity to address the accommodation.

De acuerdo con el Título VI de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964, la Ley de Estadounidenses con Discapacidades (ADA por sus siglas en inglés) y otras normas y leyes antidiscriminatorias, el Departamento de Transporte de Arizona (ADOT) no discrimina por motivos de raza, color, origen nacional, sexo, edad o discapacidad. Las personas que requieran asistencia (dentro de lo razonable) ya sea por el idioma o discapacidad deben ponerse en contacto con la Oficina de Derechos Civiles de ADOT en civilrightsoffice@azdot.gov. Las solicitudes deben hacerse lo más antes posible para asegurar que el Estado tenga la oportunidad de hacer los arreglos necesarios.