Taxicab License

Important Message: For the safety of our customers and employees, the Passenger Transportation Regulatory Division (PTRD) has established new inspection procedures in accordance with the County's Covid-19 regulations and guidelines.

These changes include:

  • Operating hours are Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m..
  • Customers must always sanitize hands upon entering the building and wear facial coverings while at the office. Social distance should always also be maintained while visiting the office.
  • We strongly encourage renewal by mail of Passenger Motor Carrier (PMC) and Special Transportation Services (STS) Certificates. Once approved, your operating permit decals will be sent to you via certified mail.
  • To renew a PMC or STS Certificate in person, you will need to make an appointment. Please contact Mr. Pedro Orelle at Pedro.Orelle@miamidade.gov or Mr. Benson Thomas at Benson.Thomas@miamidade.gov for an appointment.
  • The vehicles inspection station is open Monday to Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. However, if you are placing a new vehicle in service or replacing your current vehicle, you will need to bring the vehicle for inspection before 1 p.m.
  • Please note that you will be required to stay inside your vehicle during the inspection. Also, you must wear a facial covering during the entire inspection process.
  • Make sure to bring a copy of the vehicle registration and insurance certificate.

For customer service information, call 786-469-2300.

The Miami-Dade County Taxicab For-Hire License system is a medallion system which deems a taxicab for-hire license to be intangible property. The owner of a taxicab medallion can use the medallion as collateral to secure a loan from a bank or other financial institution.

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Transportation & Public Works

Eulois Cleckley, Director and CEO

Overtown Transit Village North
701 NW 1st Court,
Suite 1700
Miami, FL 33136
786-469-5675786-469-5675

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