Taxicabs, Public Chauffeurs, Charter Busses and nine other categories of public passenger vehicles are regulated by the Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection (BACP).
BACP oversees licensing, purchasing taxicab medallions, vehicle inspections and rates of fare. The Public Vehicle Operations Office is located on the first floor at 2350 W. Ogden and the Public Vehicle Inspections Facility is located at 2420 W. Pershing. Click here for Public Vehicle Operations - Ogden Hours of Operation. Visit the City of Chicago Data Portal for all Public Passenger Vehicle licenses.
For more information or call 312.746.4300 or email the Public Vehicle Operations Office at BACPPV@cityofchicago.org.
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