Accessible Vehicle Requirements

An original letter from an approved vehicle modifier indicating that the modifications done to the vehicle have been done so, in accordance with ADA regulations and specifications, and that the vehicle is considered a wheelchair accessible vehicle in compliance with all applicable ADA specifications and requirements.


Proof of DOT Authority to operate as a provider of Wheelchair Accessible Transportation Services.

The vehicle must:

  • Be free of all markings indicating the vehicle is especially designated for the transportation of people with disabilities. Such as words like:
    • Ambulette
    • Invalid Coach
    • Paratransit – This includes signs like Wheelchair Insignia

Download the full list of ADA/TLC specifications.

For more information on the makes and models of vehicles currently approved for use as a Taxicab, visit the Vehicles Approved as Taxicabs page.