Professionalism Through Knowledge

The Book on CD (2008 version)

This document is currently undergoing a wholesale revamp on a rolling programme basis and as each part is made available on the members area it will contain vital information on hackney carriage and private hire licensing, Denby's The Book on CD has for many people been the taxi & private hire licensing professionals' bible. Once the guide is fully updated it will again be available on purchase as a CD/ DVD for offline reference.


Always an invaluable resource for solicitors, enforcement officers, trade and other representative organisations as well as licensing practitioners. The current edition, the 14th, Book on CD (2008) featured numerous case and statute references as well as many of the Acts of Parliament as they related to hackney carriage and private hire licensing issues and contained over 160 case law reports, statutes, Statutory Instruments, Central Government circulars and guides.


Whilst the intended new edition is being prepared members can continue to access the case law section via the members area of


If any officer has details of interesting cases or matters worthy of inclusion in the new version the current editor, John Thompson is always pleased to receive them via


NALEO is also pleased to announce that it is intended to produce similar modular guides on other licence types  on a "build on" rolling programme so that NALEO's website becomes the place to go to for up to date information for professionals in any field of licensing.