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We are very sorry to all those affected by delays to waste, recycling and garden collections as the crews get used to new routes and vehicles. We are working with Suez to improve the situation, and we’re providing updates with latest information.

Guidance for new Taxi and Private Hire Drivers


To work as a taxi or private hire driver in Swale, you’ll need to:

  • be 21 or older
  • have a valid UK drivers licence

You’ll also need a licence for yourself and a separate licence for each vehicle you’re going to use.

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