Wolverhampton Taxi Test Page

Wolverhampton Taxi Test Page

Changes:

Question 49 – Should be within 48 hours

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1. When can a child sit on a mother’s lap or knee?

2. Where can a child sit on a mother’s lap or knee?

3. A mother needs to urgently go to hospital she sits in the back rear of your saloon taxi with her 3 children putting the child under 3 years old on her lap (knee). Just as you are about to move off the father comes running and sits in the empty front passenger seat. Do you take them?

4. The driver shall take all reasonable precautions to ensure the safety of persons conveyed in or entering or alighting from a private hire vehicle driven, by hire or in their charge.

5. What age can you have your taxi driving medical exam?

6. How many times must you have your medical exam when you are over 65 years of age?

7. If you believe that a child is under sexual abuse who do you contact?

8. A drunk woman wants to sit in the front and you tell her sit in the back or you are going to refuse to take her. What is she allowed to do?

9. Who is responsible for passengers under 14 to wear their seatbelts?

10. Who is responsible for passengers over 14 to wear their seatbelts?

11. A four year old child sits on their mother’s lap in the back of your Private Hire Vehicle. Is this allowed?

12. You pick up two disabled passengers, you charge them extra because they are disabled. Is that acceptable?

13. Your vehicle is licenced for 4 passengers. When you get to your booking there are three small children only. What should you do?

14. If a member of the public approaches you when you are on duty in a private hire vehicle and asks you to take them somewhere and they have not made a booking with the base, should you?

15. Can you pick up somebody up that tries to flags you down?

16. Who is responsible for a child of 12 wearing the seatbelt in a Private Hire Vehicle when they are accompanied by their parent?

17. I believe a child I am carrying in my vehicle is at risk of child sexual exploitation should I tell anyone?

18. If you are concerned about another drivers conduct you should

19. State which of the following would raise concerns for you?

20. You pick up a couple from a local pub and one of the individual appears to be considerably underage, what should you do?

21. Which two of your ID badges needs to be on display at all times:

22.An elderly person asks you to take their shopping into their house, you should:

23. State which of the following is your responsibility?

24. Failure to provide adequate food or clothing is a type of abuse?

25. A child is a person under the age of:

26. You are offered a sexual favour in place of payment, what should you do?

27. If you’re concerned about a vulnerable child you should?

28. You pick up a vulnerable passenger, should you let your operator know what time you picked them up and dropped them off?

29. Is it good practice to double up on bookings?

30. Can a driver charge a fare higher than that displayed on the meter at the termination of the journey?

31. What is the time limit for depositing property left in a private hire vehicle or a hackney carriage by a passenger?

32. Is the driver of a private hire vehicle or hackney carriage required to give a written receipt for the fare if requested?

33. Apart from carrying out the journey what other assistance may be required of a licenced driver by a passenger?

34. Explain what the term ‘illegal plying for hire’ means for a private hire driver:

35. Which vehicle can legally ply for hire within the city boundary?

36. Is the driver of a private hire vehicle fitted with a fare meter allowed to negotiate a fare with a passenger?

37. Where should you take property which has been left in a hackney carriage or private hire vehicle by a passenger?

38. Is the driver of a hackney carriage allowed to eat in a vehicle whilst it is hired?

39. What is the purpose of a driver having a driver’s badge?

40. Can a driver smoke in a licenced vehicle?

41. Before commencement of work where should the drivers licence be delivered to and deposited with?

42. Within what period of time should the driver inform the council of any change of address?

43.How should a driver behave when conveying passengers to their destination?

44. Is the driver of a private hire vehicle allowed to park the vehicle on a hackney carriage rank?

45. How soon should a driver return his badge to the council after the licence has been suspended or revoked?

46. Which two main legislative acts cover the licencing of hackney carriages and private hire vehicles?

47. Is the driver of a hackney carriage allowed to switch the fare meter off when leaving the city boundary?

48. What animals must a private hire or hackney carriage driver convey in the vehicle if requested by passenger?

49. If you are convicted of an offence within what period of time should report it to the council?

50. How should the driver inform the council of any conviction?

51. Where must the drivers badge be displayed whilst working?

52. If a private hire driver illegally ply’s for hire and picks up a passenger without the vehicle being pre-booked through the operator what effect does it have on the vehicle insurance?

53. If a child is scared what do you do?

54. Can you tell a woman where to sit in a car?

55. Can you charge to carry Guide Dogs?

56. Can you park in a taxi rank?

57. Can you charge extra on top of your fair for a disabled passenger?

58. Can you put a magnet sign on your private hire vehicle?

59. Can you wait outside a night club looking for a job?

60. If a woman offers you a sexual favour what do you do?

61. If a disabled passenger asks for assistance what do you do?

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Passing grade - 75%

Wolverhampton Taxi Test Page

Updates:

Questions 28: should be 7 days
Question 12: should be council within 48 hours
Question 17: should be the operator and the council
Question 41: should be the driver

 

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1. When working as a private hire vehicle driver, where should you wear your badge?

2. Where should you display your additional drivers badge?

3. What is the maximum number of passengers a saloon car licenced as a private hire vehicle can carry?

4. What is the maximum number of passengers a minibus licenced as a private hire vehicle can carry?

5. Is a private hire vehicle always a private hire vehicle?

6. When can you remove the vehicle plates/ door signs?

7. In what way should you assist passengers? (choose two answers)

8. When your passenger gets out of the private hire vehicle, at the end of each journey what must you do?

9. If you change your address, who must you notify within 7 days?

10. Why do you need to wear your private hire vehicle badge, and display your additional badge?

11. Who should you give your private hire vehicle driver’s licence to?

12. Who should you report convictions or fixed penalties to, and within what period of time?

13. If you move between operators during the currency of your private hire vehicle drivers licence, who should you contact?

14. Does a private hire vehicle drivers licence issued by your city council, allow you to drive a private hire vehicle licenced by another council?

15. How often is a private hire vehicle driver required to undergo a DBS (Criminal record) check?

16. When may a private hire vehicle driver not wear a seat belt?

17. Full and accurate records of every booking must be kept by who? (choose two answers)

18. Who may inspect the records of bookings? ( choose two answers)

19. How many mechanical tests must a car have between 10-12 years old?

20. How many mechanical tests must a car have up to 10 years old?

21. In what form do the council require insurance documentation to be presented?

22. The original certificate of insurance or a cover note can be inspected at any time by whom? (choose two answers)

23. Which items are strongly recommended to be provided and maintained in the vehicle at all times? (choose two answers)

24. What is the minimum age recommended for a passenger to travel in the front seat with normal seat belt restraint

25. What should you do if you lose your private hire vehicle drivers badge?

26. Do you have to supply full and accurate information on your DBS (Criminal Records Check) application form?

27. When can the private hire vehicle not use the most direct route?

28. When can the holder of a private hire vehicle licence drive a hackney carriage?

29. If a licence holder ceases to operate how quickly must he/ she surrender the vehicle drivers licence and badges to the licencing services?

30. Who may inspect the maintenance policy/ statement and other maintenance records of the vehicle? (choose two answers)

31. Which document in addition to all the maintenance records must be kept available for inspection at any time?

32. Which two things shall be displayed and clearly visible to passengers in the vehicle. (choose two answers)

33. Which document in addition to all the maintenance records must be kept available for inspection at any time?

34. What should you do if your private hire vehicle badge is stolen?

35. What action can be taken against you if you are found to be in breach of your private hire vehicle drivers licence conditions?

36. Is it an offence not to wear your private hire vehicle drivers badge while working?

37. If your private hire vehicle drivers licence is suspended what does this mean?

38. If you have an accident in your private hire vehicle causing damage affecting the safety performance or appearance of the vehicle, when do you have to report it to licencing services?

39. Is it compulsory for a private hire driver to wear a seatbelt at all times?

40. What must a licence holder do before using a computerised record keeping system?

41. Who is responsible for a child of 13 wearing the seatbelt in a private hire vehicle when they are accompanied by their parent?

42. When can you charge for carrying an assistance dog being accompanied by a person with the disability?

43. If your operator asks you to pick up a passenger and when you get there, you find he/ she has an assistance dog. When can you refuse to carry an assistance dog?

44. Once you have submitted your application form to licencing services does this entitle you to immediately start work as a private hire driver?

45. Can a private hire driver book a private hire vehicle for a member of the public who approaches their vehicle?

46. Can a member of the public book a private hire vehicle by going in to the base?

47. Is it acceptable for a private hire vehicle driver to cruise around in his vehicle looking for customers e.g pubs or clubs.

48. If a member of the public approaches you when you are on duty in a private hire vehicle and asks you to take them somewhere and they have not made a booking with the base do you do that?

49. If a private hire vehicle driver picks up a customer who has not booked the vehicle in advance, does the private hire vehicle insurance cover this?

50. If a private hire vehicle driver is caught picking up passengers who have not booked in advance, what may happen to him/ her.

51. Do all your jobs have to come through to the base?

52. Who is allowed to drive the private hire vehicle?

53. When are you allowed to smoke in a private hire vehicle?

54. What is the act in 1972 specifies a separate insurance for Taxi cars?

55. What is the act in 1976 which you could be fined £1000 if you do not comply?

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1. When we talk about children we only mean young people under the age of 14 years old

2. Most autistic people like routines

3. It is OK to share confidential information about one of your passengers who you think is vulnerable with another taxi driver

4. Safeguarding only means providing first aid to someone who is injured

5. Are you required to have a first aid pack in your taxi?

6. It is ok to give a vulnerable person your personal mobile number

7. Taxi drivers do not need to wear or show identity badges to their passengers

8. Only people from poor backgrounds become child abusers

9. Children with disabilities are more likely to be abused than other children

10. Taxi drivers have no responsibility for safeguarding their passengers

11. Taxi drivers have a responsibility for investigating when they think a vulnerable passenger is being abused

12. One example of emotional abuse is when someone is repeatedly told they are not worth listening to and are worthless

13. If someone’s carer fails to feed them or provide suitable clothing for the weather, they could be guilty of neglect

14. It is OK for you to take an unplanned route when taking a vulnerable person home even though you have been told not to do so by their carer

15. Safeguarding means taking care of the needs of others who are not very good at looking after themselves

16. You should always encourage lone passengers to sit in the front of the taxi with you

17. It is OK to give a passenger a gift e.g. perfume , alcohol etc. because you like them.

87. People who are sexually exploited must have deserved it by their behaviour

19. Sexual exploitation only happens in certain ethnic cultural environments

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Passing grade - 75%

Wolverhampton Taxi Test Page

Updates:

Question 10: 48 hours and writing a letter to the council
Question 14: it is within 24 hours 

Question 17: it is within 12 hours
Question 10: how many hours and it is 48 hours

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1. How should the driver alert the passenger to his arrival?

2. Which three things should the taxi driver do when requested by the passenger? (choose three answers)

3. The driver should attend on time when hired

4. The driver shall take all reasonable precautions to make sure the passenger reaches their destination safely?

5. If the driver is driving outside of the Wolverhampton city council, what should they do?

6. If the driver is driving outside of the Wolverhampton city council, what route should they take?

7. How should a driver dress whilst working?

8. The holder of this private hire vehicle licence shall submit which two things to their operator?

9. In the event of the holder of this licence ceasing to operate as a licensed Private Hire Vehicle Driver. Within how many days should the driver give back their Private Hire Vehicle Driver’s licence and badges?

10. If the holder of this licence receives Fixed Penalty Notice how should they report it the council?

11. Should the driver charge for guide or assistance dogs?

12. Private Hire Vehicle Drivers have a responsibility to check with their base if their passenger has any medical needs before starting the journey?

13. Can the dog be positioned as per the passenger’s request?

14. The licence holder must notify the licencing services of any changes to their medical circumstances within what time period?

15. The licence holder shall comply with all traffic regulations and what else? (choose two answers)

16. If you wish to appeal the councils decision within how many days do you have a right to appeal to the Magistrates Court?

17. The holder of the licence must notify the Licencing Services in writing no less than how many hours before starting with a new operator?

86. The holder of this licence may not change their operator more than once within how many hour period?

19. The use of magnetic door stickers is prohibited?

20. The owner shall display the ‘warning to all passengers’ notices provided by Licensing Services informing passengers that the vehicle must be pre-booked. Where must these be positioned?

21. How old should the vehicle be when being licenced by the council?

22. No smoking signs must be displayed at all times?

68. If the person is above the age of 45 they must have a medical exam every 5 years if the person is above 65 they must have a medical exam every 1 year.

24. Which of the following shall be adhered to during the maintenance of the vehicle?

25. Which of the following shall be adhered to during the maintenance of the vehicle?

26. Which of the following shall be adhered to during the maintenance of the vehicle?

27. Where should the plate be located when it is attached to your vehicle?

28. Which two things should the plate do when it is attached to your vehicle

29. Under which policy should the owner of a Private Hire Vehicle have a valid Policy of insurance?

30. The owner of the vehicle must be the insurance policy holder?

31. When a Private Hire Vehicle is involved in an accident you must tell the Licensing Services in writing within 72 hours as required under which law?

32. If the owner of the vehicle is an accident management company or a leasing hiring company who is responsible for making sure the correct livery is on the car at all times?

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Corrections:

Question 9: should be the council
Question 12: should be the licencing authority (council) within 48 hours
Question 27: should be 7 days
Question 28: should be police and local authority (council)
Question 36: should be 72 hours
Question 47: should be original

Start Quiz

1. When working as a Private Hire Vehicle Driver, where should you wear your badge?

2. Where should you display your additional driver’s badge?

3. What is the maximum number of passengers a saloon car licensed as a Private Hire Vehicle can carry?

4. What is the maximum number of passengers a minibus car licensed as a Private Hire Vehicle can carry?

5. Is a Private Hire Vehicle always a Private Hire Vehicle?

6. When can you remove the vehicle plates/door signs?

7. In what way should you assist passengers? (Choose two answers)

8. When your passengers gets out of the Private Hire Vehicle, at the end of each journey, what must you do?

9. If you change address, who must you notify within 7 days?

10. Why should you show your Private Hire Vehicle Driver’s badge, and display your additional badge?

11. Who should you give your Private Hire Vehicle Driver’s licence (not your badges) to?

12. Who should you report conviction or fixed penalties to, and within what period of time?

13. If you move between Operators during the currency of your Private Hire Vehicle Driver’s licence, who should you contact?

14. When can you charge for carrying an assistance dog being accompanied by a person with a disability?

15. If your operator asks you to pick up a passenger and when you get there, you find he/she has an assistance dog, do you?

16. When can you refuse to carry an assistance dog?

17. Once you have submitted your application form to licensing services, does this entitle you to immediately start work as a private hire driver?

18. Can a private hire driver book a Private Hire Vehicle for a member of the public who approaches their vehicle?

19. Can a member of the public book a Private Hire Vehicle by going into the base?

20. Is it acceptable for a Private Hire Vehicle Driver to cruise around in his vehicle looking for customers, e.g. outside a pub or a club?

21. If a member of the public approaches you when you are on duty in a Private Hire Vehicle and ask you to take them somewhere and they have not made a booking with the base, do you?

22. If a Private Hire Vehicle Driver picks up a customer who has not booked the vehicle in advance, does the private ire insurance cover this?

23. If a private Hire Driver is caught picking up passengers who have not booked in advance, what may happen to him/her?

24. Who is allowed to drive a Private Hire Vehicle?

25. When are you allowed to smoke in a Private Hire Vehicle?

26.When can the holder of a Private Hire Vehicle Licence drive a Hackney Carriage?

27.If a licence holder ceases to operate how quickly must he/she surrender the vehicle driver’s licence and badges to the Licencing Services?

28. Who may inspect the Maintenance Policy Statement and other maintenance records of the Vehicle? (Choose two answers)

29. Which document in additional to all the maintenance records must be kept available for inspection at any time?

30. When a Private Hire Vehicle is involved in an accident the Private Hire Vehicle owner must report it to the Licensing Services in writing within 72 hours as required under what law?

31. Should the identification plate, which identifies the vehicle as a Private Hire Vehicle, be fixed so as to be easy visible?

32. Which two things shall be displayed and clearly visible to the passengers in the vehicle (choose two answers)

33. What should you do if your Private Hire Vehicle Driver’s badge is stolen?

34.What action can be taken against you , if you are found to be in breach of your Private Hire Vehicle Driver’s licence conditions?

35. Is it an offence not to wear your Private Hire Vehicle Driver’s badge whilst working?

36. If you have an accident in your Private Hire Vehicle, causing damage materially affecting the safety, performance or appearance of the vehicle, when do you have to report it to Licensing Services?

37. Is it compulsory for a Private Hire Driver to wear a seat belt at all times?

38. What must a licence holder do before using a computerised record keeping system?

39. Who is responsible for a child of 13 wearing the seatbelt in a Private Hire Vehicle when they are accompanied by their parent?

40. Does a Private Hire Vehicle Driver’s licence issued by Wolverhampton City Council allow you to drive a Private Hire Vehicle licensed by another authority?

41. How often is a Private Hire Vehicle Driver required to undergo a DBS (Criminal Records Check)

42. When may a Private Hire Driver not wear a seat belt?

43. Full and accurate records of every booking must be kept by who?

44. Who may inspect the records of bookings? (choose two answers)

45. How many mechanical tests must a vehicle older than 10-12 years have each year?

46. How many mechanical tests must a vehicle have if it is 0-10 years old?

47. In what form do the Council require insurance documentation to be presented?

48. The original certificate of insurance or a cover note can be inspected at any time by? (Choose two answers)

49. Which items are always strongly recommended to be provided and maintained in the vehicle? (Choose two answers)

50. What is the minimum age recommended for a passenger to travel in the front seat with a normal seat belt restraint?

51. What should you do if you lose your Private Hire Vehicle Driver’s Badge

52. Do you have to supply full and accurate information on your DBS (Criminal Records Check) application form?

53. When can the Private Hire Vehicle not use the most direct route?

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Passing grade - 75%