November 1, 2017
As of November 1, 2017, the New York State Vehicle &Traffic Law (VTL) requires all drivers of taxicabs and for-hire vehicles (FHVs) to wear a seat belt while driving. The new law also requires that front seat passengers above the age of 16 wear a seatbelt.
Please buckle-up to stay safe and remain in compliance with this new State law.
November 13, 2017
Improvement Surcharge amounts owed for the prior quarter are now available on TLC’s License Applications, Renewals & Summonses system (LARS).
To view and pay the amount you owe, please visit LARS at: https://www1.nyc.gov/lars.
Payments are due December 4, 2017. The full timeline for payment, including the period when owners can challenge the payment amount, is posted at: