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Driver Requirements

General For-Hire Driver Requirements  

  • Must be 21 years of age or older

  • Have a valid Washington State Driver License (Exemptions apply for military, students or part time residents, email licenseinfo@cityoftacoma.org for more information or review License Rule 103 For-Hire Driver License Exemption)

  • Complete the Driver Training Program

  • Consent to be fingerprinted for a state and national Washington State Patrol and Federal Bureau of Investigation criminal background check

  • Consent that you are physically and mentally fit to drive a for-hire vehicle upon application

  • Letter of Intent from the For-Hire company you will be driving for in Tacoma or Pierce County

For complete details regarding for-hire drivers regulations, please review the Tacoma Municipal Code Chapter 6B.220 For-Hire Regulations.


Transportation Network Company (TNC) Driver Information

Taxi/For-Hire Driver License Information