1120 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 800, Portland, OR 97204
The purpose of the Private For Hire Transportation Program (PFHT) is to provide for the safe, fair and efficient operation of private for-hire transportation services. Services include Taxi Cabs, Transportation Network Companies, Limousines and Party Buses, Executive Sedans, Town-Cars, Tour Vehicles, Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Vehicles, Pedicabs and Pedal Tour Vehicles, and Horse Drawn Carriages.
The community are invited to attend City Council Hearing on the Task Force's recommendations concerning caps on numbers of vehicles, public safety, improving driver working conditions and meaningful accessible services. City Council will hear the presentation on Thursday 8/20/2015 at 2:00pm in Council Chambers.
The taxi industry in Portland, like many other cities throughout the U.S. and world, faces growing challenges to meet changing needs of consumers. The Task Force will address these challenges.
Recommendations for the City’s management and regulation of vehicular forms of private for-hire transportation (PFHT), including taxicabs, Transportation Network Companies (TNCs), and Limited Passenger Transportation (LPT).
We have moved to the Portland Building on the 14th Floor. You can find us Monday - Friday from 10:00am to 4:00pm at 1120 SW Fifth Avenue Suite 1410 * Phone 503-82-DRIVE
Information on transportation network companies.
File a Portland taxi complaint (also for TNCs, limos, executive sedans, towncars, tour vehicles, medical transportation and non-motorized transportation)
FAQ: Taxi and other Private for Hire Transportation Regulations
Learn more about the Taxi Driver Labor Market Report, attend a work session or provide comments
Help the Portland Bureau of Transportation better understand our driver community by answering a few simple questions.
Forms and resources for the regulation of taxis, pedicabs, limited passenger transportation (LPTs), horse-drawn carriages, limousines and other
Documents governing the PFHT program
Minutes, Agendas, Meeting information
Contact Private For-Hire Transportation Staff
Download a PDF form to mail in your complaint
Taxicabs, limousines, tour companies, shuttles, executive sedans, pedicab and other pedal-powered transportation, and horse drawn carriage companies legally permitted to pick up passengers in Portland.
Private for Hire Transportation (PFHT) permitting requirements