Restricted Hire Car Licence - Australian Capital Territory

Description

You will require this licence if you intend to use a vehicle as a restricted hire car in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT). Restricted hire cars (RHC) operate for weddings and school formals only. If you intend to use your vehicle as a hire car in situations that are not for weddings or school formals you will require a leased hire car licence.

Please use the contact details below to find out more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this licence you must:

  • be an Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • hold a Restricted Hire Car Accreditation which permits you to drive the licensed vehicle
  • be at least 18 years of age
  • meet the Suitable Persons requirements.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

12 months in line with vehicle registration and insurance.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $30.00 Accreditation.
Apply Application All $25.00 Licence - per vehicle.

Act(s) name

Road Transport (Public Passenger Services) Act 2001 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Road Transport (Public Passenger Services) Regulation 2002 Australian Capital Territory

Application process

Apply

Please lodge your application directly with the Public Transport Regulator.

Administering agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Access Canberra

Road Transport Authority

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

General Enquiries

Road Transport Authority

Access Canberra

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Mailing address: PO BOX 582
Dickson, Australian Capital Territory 2602
Phone: 13 22 81
Email: bus_accreditation@act.gov.au