Taxi/Shuttle Service Regulation Information

Taxi and Shuttle Services that transport persons for hire within Wyoming are required to obtain Commercial Contract Motor Carrier Operating Authority from WYDOT.

Operating Authority Contact Information:

WYDOT Motor Vehicle Service
Regulatory Authority
5300 Bishop Blvd.
Cheyenne, WY 82009
(307)777-4850 / (307)777-4772 fax

Entities that regulate taxi/shuttle service operations:

Find more information on how to obtain Wyoming contract motor carrier operating authority for a taxi/shuttle service. 

Find information on federal contract motor carrier requirements for a taxi/shuttle service.

Find information on municipal requirements for a taxi/shuttle service by contacting the local city clerk's office.






Taxi/Shuttle Service Operating Authority Compliance





Compliance & Investigation assists with Letter of Authority Requirements for Taxi/Shuttle Services


WYDOT Regulations that Apply to Operating Authority for Taxi/Shuttle Services

  • Obtain a Letter of Authority in order to transport persons for hire to and from locations in Wyoming
  • Maintain commercial insurance in the legal/trade name of the business as it is operated
  • Carry a copy of the Letter of Authority in each fleet vehicle
  • Legibly display the name or trade name of the motor carrier on the vehicle
  • Fleet vehicles must display Wyoming registration

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