Benefits of Membership

Benefits of Membership for all members includes:

  • A full colour bi-monthly A5 magazine, "Vintage Taxi"
  • Technical advice for all makes of London taxi, from the early days to the present day 
  • Assistance with vehicle insurance in the UK
  • Assistance with finding original registration details of your vehicle
  • NEW Access to our Members-Only section of the website, containing; technical articles, lists of parts suppliers, tech forum and buy and sell
  • The opportunity to advertise free of charge in Vintage Taxi 
  • Liaison with other members worldwide (connections will be made subject to local data protection legislation)
  • Notification of changes in legislation affecting historic vehicles
  • The opportunity to purchase taxi-related items including books, badges, scale models and workshop manuals and parts books (some of these items are exclusive to LVTA members)
  • Access to events that the Association organises or attends in an official capacity. 
  • Access by request to information on the LVTA vehicle register
  • Notification of other relevant events


If you have a membership enquiry, please contact the Membership Secretary direct by clicking HERE

European members also receive assistance from a dedicated,
multi-lingual European representative

North American Section members receive

• A dedicated multi-page feature, "American Section Notes" in every issue of Vintage Taxi
• Discounted subscriptions to "The British Marque" magazine
• Connection with other vintage taxi owners in North America and abroad, who can provide a networking base of knowledge and skills.
• Dedicated technical experts in the USA and prompt connection to the UK experts
• Information concerning sources of parts and vehicles
• Membership list to help you find nearest neighbors (sorted by state)

The strength of the LVTA comes from its membership, so we encourage members to:

• Write articles and or letters for the magazine
• Provide photographs of their preserved taxicabs for the magazine and the website gallery
• Share technical knowledge and skills with other members
• Support the LVTA at events, exhibiting vehicles and assisting with the organisation and running of the events,
manning the sales stall or taking photographs for the magazine and the website
• Let the LVTA know of other events that may be of interest to members
• Register their historic taxicabs with the LVTA Register and notify the Vehicle Registrar when they sell their cabs



North American Section members can claim a discounted subscription to "The British Marque" magazine