How do I obtain a taxi cab permit?
You must contact the City of Emeryville to purchase a business license, then contact the Emeryville Police Department at (510) 596-3723 x607 to schedule an appointment for a taxi cab inspection. On the day of your appointment, copies of the following are needed: Proof of current registration, proof of current insurance, and a receipt showing that you paid the taxi cab permit fee to the City of Emeryville. Fees are paid to the City of Emeryville, 1333 Park Avenue. Their phone number is (510) 596-3790. The Emeryville PoliceTraffic Division will inspect your taxi to ensure it meets all safety standards. You must also schedule an appointment with the property clerk by calling (510) 596-3712 for picture identification. If all safety standards are met, a taxi cab permit will be issued.

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