Learning the Knowledge of London
To become a London taxi driver you need to send us an application.
Knowledge of London students
To become a licensed taxi driver you will have to pass 'the Knowledge'. There is information to help you as you study on this site.
While you are on studying the Knowledge of London you have obligations to notify us of any changes in your status.
Please log into your customer account for any of the following queries:
You can also call us on 0343 222 4444.
Further information on the Knowledge of London
This page contains a number of videos that will help you decide if this career is for you and help you with useful information in relation to the Knowledge itself.
Taking the taxi driving test
Before you can become a licensed London taxi driver, you will need to take a driving test in a licensed taxi.
Learn the Knowledge
Learning the Knowledge will require a large investment in your time over several years. To guide you through the process and provide useful information about the exams and run's we have put together the following page.
Many students learning the Knowledge find it useful to use the services of a Knowledge school. We can't recommend a specific school but we do have a list of several options.