Authorization for Release of Information (Taxicab Driver's Permit Application)

Thank you for taking the time to complete the on-line application for a Newport News Taxicab Driver's license. 

When you come for your appointment with the Taxicab Permits Examiner, you will be asked to sign an authorization for release of information in the presence of a Newport News Police employee.  This will allow your background investigation to be completed.

Please do not forget to bring your required documents with you when you come to your appointment.

Required Documents

As set out previously, please bring the following with you when you come for your appointment.
  • Acceptable Identification (as covered in application) for legal presence
  • Documentation regarding Criminal History
  • Original Virginia Driver's License