You must have a T-extension (previously called a T-endorsement) on your driver's licence to carry fare paying passengers and operate as a taxi. You will also require taxi number plates for your vehicle. These must be applied for separately.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
For a T-extension licence, you must:
- Have held a driver's licence for a period of at least 3 years (or periods adding up to at least 3 years);
- Be at least 20 years old;
- Be a person of good character;
- Be sufficiently fit and healthy;
- Have successfully completed an approved training course;
- Submit the required form; and
- Pay the required fee.
Please consult the Contact Officer for information regarding eligibility requirements.
As per licence.
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Fees will vary. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
You will need to provide the following documents:
- National Police Certificate;
- The names and contact details of two referees who are not family members and who have known you for at least four years; and
- Primary and secondary identification documents.
Department of Transport
Driver and Vehicle Services
Road Traffic (Authorisation to Drive) Act 2008 (Western Australia)
Road Traffic (Authorisation to Drive) Regulations 2008 (Western Australia)
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