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 $25.00 for each vehicle for hire.
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 must be submitted for each vehicle. The City of Columbia must included as the certificate holder.
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.