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Taxi Vouchers

Mid Sussex District Council are pleased to inform their residents, that over and above the County Council's concessionary travel scheme, £30.00 of Taxi Vouchers per financial year are issued to eligible Mid Sussex residents who are unable to use public transport. 

As Taxi vouchers are offered over and above the County Council Concessionary Travel scheme, please note that the number of books available is limited, and therefore we cannot guarantee availability. 

One or more vouchers may be used to pay towards the cost of the fare with participating taxi companies.

  • How do I apply for Taxi Vouchers?

    To apply for Taxi Vouchers contact:

    Parking Services
    Mid Sussex District Council
    Oaklands
    Oaklands Road
    Haywards Heath
    West Sussex
    RH16 1SS

    (telephone number: 01444 477450)

    or download the Taxi Voucher Scheme application form and send to the above address.

  • Can I have taxi vouchers and a bus pass?

    No, under Mid Sussex District Council's Concessionary Fares scheme it is only possible to have either a bus pass or taxi vouchers.

  • Can I have taxi vouchers and a senior/disabled persons railcard?

    Yes.

  • Can I change from Taxi Vouchers to a bus pass?

    Yes you can change but only if you have not used any of the vouchers issued to you.

  • What if I have used some of the vouchers?

    You will have to wait until 31st March when the book of vouchers expires.

  • What happens if my purse containing my taxi vouchers is stolen or lost?

    As there are a limited number of books available per financial year, please note no replacement books are issued due to originals been lost or stolen.

  • Can I use the vouchers with all Taxi Operators?

    The vouchers can only be used with participating operators see list below:-

    Wheelchair    Name of Company            Town                            Phone Number
           A 'n' B Cars                   East Grinstead            01342 317887
       A to Z Taxi Travel  Haywards Heath  07720449074
       Border Cars  East Grinstead  01342 458487
       Five Star Taxis  Hassocks 01273 846666 
     W  Hello Taxis  Haywards Heath  01444 414840
       Hurst & Hassocks Cars       Burgess Hill  01444 253328
       John Willards Taxi Service  Haywards Heath                       07801589235
       Kens Taxi  Haywards Heath     07703581888
       Michael Peace  Haywards Heath  07801413173
       Road Runners  East Grinstead  01342 410634
     W  Road Runners  Haywards Heath  01444 443300
       Southdown Cars Ltd  East Grinstead  01342 317400
       Station Taxis  Haywards Heath  01444 410410
     W  Western Cars UK Ltd  East Grinstead  01342 300000
    Two community transport operators also accept Taxi Vouchers.  These services are only available to people with disabilities and their companions.  Journeys need to be booked in advance.  For more information contact the operators concerned.
    Wheelchair   Name of Company             Town                           Phone Number
    W Egfleet Operates in East Grinstead and the surrounding area         East Grinstead CVS
    01342 305275
    (10.00 - 12.00, Mon - Fri)
    W Bluebird Community Transport Operates in and around Haywards Heath, Burgess Hill, Ardingly, Lindfield and Cuckfield Bluebird Community Transport
    01444 471919
    (10.00 - 11.30, Mon - Fri)

    W denotes operators with vehicles which can take disabled passengers seated in their wheelchairs

 

For further information on taxi vouchers please contact 01444 477450 or taxivouchers@midsussex.gov.uk