Every taxi and limousine company in the City must obtain a Business License. Application forms may be obtained from the Business License Office, 701 East Broadway, Columbia, MO 65205.
The fee is $20.00 for the first vehicle and $10.00 for each vehicle thereafter.
The application form must list each vehicle used in connection with the business, and each vehicle shall be inspected by the Columbia Police Department.
A Certificate of Insurance that includes the liability coverage limits for must be submitted for each vehicle.
The location of the taxi business must be located in a commercially zoned location within the City of Columbia.
All taxi drivers must apply for and obtain a chauffeurs license from the Business License Office.
Licenses shall be in effect from the date of issuance until the following June 30.