Wheelchair accessible taxis and private hire vehicles

Find details of wheelchair accessible taxis and private hire vehicles in East Renfrewshire.

All vehicles and their drivers are licensed. The drivers who hold these licenses need to provide the following services:

  • Transport the passenger while in their wheelchair
  • Carry the wheelchair into the vehicle if the passenger chooses not to sit on the seat instead of the wheelchair
  • Take reasonable steps to make sure the passenger travels in safety and comfort
  • Give the passenger any help with mobility if needed

Please note, no additional charges will be required for any of these services.

Help with mobility

This includes help to:

  • get in and out of the vehicle
  • get in and out of the vehicle while in the wheelchair
  • load or unload the wheelchair if the passenger doesn't want to stay in the wheelchair
  • load the passenger's luggage

Drivers don't need to transport more than one wheelchair at a time.

Drivers also have the right to refuse to transport a passenger under normal rules. For example, a passenger behaving in an unacceptable way.

Licensed wheelchair accessible vehicles

Licence type

Vehicle make and model

Colour

Passenger capacity

Wheelchair capacity

Booking contact

Booking number

PHC/002

Ford - Freedom

Black

4

N/K

Eastwood Mearns

0141 638 7041

PHC/009

Volkswagon Caddy

Blue

6

4+1

Compass (Barrhead)

0141 880 8800

PHC/051

Citroen Berlingo

Silver

4

1+1

Gallagher Car Services

07342 241 929

PHC/052

Peugeot Partner

Grey

4

1+1

Independent

0141 404 7494

PHC/081

Citroen Berlingo

Blue

4

1+1

Gallagher Car Services

07342 241 929

PHC/139

Volkswagon Caddy

Silver

4

N/K

Eastwood Mearns

0141 638 7041

PHC/278

Citroen Berlingo

Grey

4

1+1

UBER

 

PHC/290

Volkswagon Caddy

Blue

6

4+1

Eastwood Mearns

0141 638 7041

PHC/309

Peugeot Expert Tepee

Blue

6

2+1

Unknown

 

PHC/391

Vauxhall Vivaro

White

8

6+1

Eastwood Mearns

0141 638 7041

PHC/439

Renault Trafic

Silver

8

N/K

Eastwood Mearns

0141 638 7041

PHC/440

Peugeot Partner Tepee

Bronze

4

1+1

Compass (Barrhead)

0141 880 8800

PHC/449

Peugeot Horizon

Blue

4

2+1

Compass (Barrhead)

0141 880 8800

PHC/458

Vauxhall Vivaro

Red

8

6+1

Eastwood Mearns

0141 638 7041

PHC/461

Ford Tourneo

Silver

8

N/K

Compass (Barrhead)

0141 880 8800

PHC/483

Peugeot Partner

Grey

4

2+1

Hampden Cars

0141 429 1122

PHC/523

Vauxhall Vivaro

Silver

8

6+1

Eastwood Mearns

0141 638 7041

PHC/525

Peugeot Independence

Silver

5

N/K

East Ren Taxis

0141 648 8787

PHC/547

 

Grey

4

1+1

 

 

TL/006

Peugeot Horizon

Grey

4

1+1

Eastwood Mearns

0141 638 7041

TL/021

Peugeot Premier

Silver

4

2+1

 

 

TL/044

Vauxhall Vivaro

Silver

8

6+1

Independent

07708 299 399

TL/061

Volkswagon Caravelle

Beige

6

5+1

Clarkston Taxis

0141 644 4999
 


Contact us

Phone: 0141 577 3005

Email: celicensing@eastrenfrewshire.gov.uk

Last modified on 9 February 2021