The mission of the District of Columbia Taxicab Commission (DCTC) is to ensure that the citizens and visitors of the District of Columbia have a safe, comfortable, efficient and affordable taxicab experience in well-equipped vehicles operated by highly qualified individuals who have knowledge of the District’s streets, boundaries, and tourist destinations.
Summary of Services
The DCTC provides services to approximately 8,500 taxicab drivers and 116 taxicab companies and 1,400 independent owner operators who together operate 6,500 taxis, 103 independent limousine drivers, and 27 limousine companies. DCTC participates in and/or conducts adjudication services and collects fees from complaints that are filed against taxicab drivers. DCTC Hack Inspectors conduct daily taxicab inspections.