Wheelchair Accessible Taxi-Cab Fixed-Term Licence - Victoria

Service summary

You are required to be licensed to offer wheelchair accessible taxi (WAT) services. This licence applies in the Metropolitan Taxi-Cab Zone and the Outer Suburban Taxi-Cab Zone.

WAT fixed-term licences are granted through a tender process. Only 330 WAT fixed-term licences will be issued.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

10 years.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication

Fees are determined by the tender process. However, annual fees will still apply.

Licence$19,250.00Metropolitan, Urban and Large Regional. Fees for 2016-17.
Licence$11,509.00Regional. Fees for 2016-17.
Licence$5,336.00Country. Fees for 2016-17.

Other resources

 Resources
Apply Specifications for Wheelchair Accessible Taxi-cabs - PDF Opens a PDF in a new browser window
Comply WAT Practical Assessment - PDF Opens a PDF in a new browser window
Order for the Granting of Taxi-Cab Licences in Taxi-Cab Zones - PDF Opens a PDF in a new browser window

WAT Fixed-Term Licence Conditions - Please contact the responsible agency for application forms and registration details.

Administering agency

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Taxi Services Commission

Act(s) name

Transport (Compliance and Miscellaneous) Act 1983 (Victoria)

Regulation(s) name

Transport (Taxi-Cab Industry Accreditation) Regulations 2007 (Victoria)

Contact details

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Taxi Services Commission


Operating address:
1 Spring Street
Melbourne,Victoria,3000
Australia

Mailing address:
PO BOX 1716
Melbourne, Victoria 3001

Phone:

03 8683 0768

Phone:

1800 638 802

Fax:

03 8683 0717
contact@taxi.vic.gov.au

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