Taxicabs and Vehicles for Hire

Welcome to the City of Atlanta’s Division Taxicabs and Vehicles for Hire (DTVH) official web pages. This site contains useful information for both DTVH’s regulated industries and the riding public. Our industries can obtain access to DTVH regulations; download DTVH forms, as well as up-to-date information about current events and business opportunities by viewing industry notices. Passengers can file complaint, compliments and report lost property. The public can also view all permitted taxicab companies, drivers, and vehicle information as well as rates of fare and passenger rights.

General Information
The Division of Taxicabs and Vehicles for Hire permits and registers over 3000 drivers, 1558 vehicles, 12 horse-drawn carriages, 22 taxi companies, and 3 carriage companies. We perform vehicle inspections, company inspections as well as monitor DTVH hearing panel, carriage, taxicabs and limousines services throughout the city and Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport to ensure compliance with city ordinances and regulations, and state laws. To discover additional information about DTVH please become familiar with this website, or you may call DTVY at 404-546-3090.

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Division of Taxicabs and Vehicles for Hire to ensure every City of Atlanta citizen and visitor have easy access to safe, reliable and clean taxicabs, carriages and vehicles for hire, and that every customer is treated with courtesy, dignity and genuine hospitality. We understand that our services are essential to the city’s overall tourism and business industry; therefore, our goal is to work with citizens, the vehicles for hire industry, operators, business leaders, the tourism industry and stakeholders to implement the highest standards of service which in turn, ensures customer satisfaction and promote the core values and objectives of the Atlanta Police Department and the City of Atlanta.


To provide safe, reliable, and fuel efficient Vehicles for Hire that reduces emissions and provides comfortable customer access for all Atlanta citizens and visitors.

Core Principles

As caretakers of the City of Atlanta’s Taxicabs and Vehicles for Hire Bureau, we believe it is essential that our decisions be guided by honesty, data, and with the public’s best interest at heart. Our decisions are guided by Seven Core Principles:

• We are committed to safety and quality of life
• We are committed to the public’s best interest
• We are committed to integrity
• We are committed to decisions based on sound data
• We are committed to professionalism
• We are committed to cooperation
• We are committed to courtesy and honesty

Division of Taxicabs & Vehicles for Hire
818 Pollard Blvd Sw Suite 241
Atlanta, Georgia 30315
Office: (404) 546-3090 

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