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The Department of For-Hire Vehicles advises that effective August 15, 2017, Transport DC services will be limited only to requested trips to registered medical facilities and employment locations in the District until the end of the fiscal year. Please review program FAQs for more information.

Public Hearing - Loitering

Watch the Department of For-Hire Vehicles Public Hearing on Loitering. Topics of dicussion included current rules pertaining to "Loitering" by for-hire vehicles; enforcement practices; and policy proposals.


Digital Taxicab Solution (DTS)

The Department of For-Hire Vehicles (DFHV) announces Open Season for owners to choose from among the first approved Digital Taxicab Solution (DTS) Providers. DTS will lower costs for taxi operators and offer new features for passengers. Owners may choose freely from among the Providers to select either: the DFHV-meter app; or another meter app and payment processor that is willing to meet or beat the 2.75% rate for processing fees.

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Office Hours
Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, except District holidays. Applications accepted until 3:30 pm.

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Client Services Suite 2001/Executive Offices Suite 3001
2235 Shannon Place SE, Washington, DC , 20020
Phone: (202) 645-7300
Fax: (202) 889-3604
TTY: 711
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