Alton 8s Taxis Rates

Rate 1

MONDAY TO SUNDAY, 6AM - 11PM
For the first 391 yds or 6 minutes (or parts of) £2.80
For each succeeding 195.5  yds or 40 seconds (or parts of) £0.20
For the first mile £4.20
For each mile  thereafter £1.80

Rate 2

(Rate 1 plus 50%) MONDAY TO SUNDAY, 11PM - 6AM AND ALL DAY ON OFFICIAL PUBLIC & BANK HOLIDAYS (EXCLUDING CHRISTMAS DAY, BOXING DAY AND NEW YEAR’S DAY
For the first 391 yds or 6 minutes (or parts of) £4.20
For each succeeding 195.5  yds or 40 seconds (or parts of) £0.30
For the first mile £6.30
For each mile  thereafter £2.70

Rate 3

(Rate 1 plus 100%) CHRISTMAS DAY, BOXING DAY AND NEW YEAR’S DAY
For the first 391 yds or 6 minutes (or parts of) £5.60
For each succeeding 195.5  yds or 40 seconds (or parts of) £0.40
For the first mile £8.40
For each mile  thereafter £3.60

EXTRA CHARGES

For hirings between 0600  – 2300  on  Sunday £1.00
For each person beyond one £0.30
For each dog (carried at the driver’s discretion) excluding assistance dogs £0.40
For fouling of the vehicle £75.00
A maximum fuel  surcharge on  each journey if fuel  charges reach £1.50  per  litre £0.50
For pre-booked journeys £3.00
Toll or congestion charges may  be  recovered

NOTE: The proprietor or driver of a hackney carriage shall be  entitled to demand and  take for the hire of the hackney carriage the rate or fare  prescribed above, the rate or fare  being calculated by  distance or time or a combination of both unless the hirer expresses at the commencement of the hiring  his desire to engage by  time. Distances stated have been rounded down to the nearest half a yard. The above figures are the maximum fares.

Any complaints must be  made IN WRITING to:

The Licensing Enforcement Officer, EAST HAMPSHIRE  DISTRICT COUNCIL, PENNS PLACE, PETERSFIELD, HANTS GU31 4EX,

quoting, if possible, the  hackney carriage  number  and/or the  driver’s badge number.