Taximeter Standards - Australian Capital Territory


You will need to comply with these standards if you intend to operate a taxi service in the Australian Capital Territory. The standards outline minimum standards for taximeters in taxis, including:

  • specifications
  • installation
  • testing
  • sealing
  • general requirements.

You will not need to comply with these standards if the Authority has exempt your taxi for the fitting of a taximeter.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

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

Administering agency

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Access Canberra

Road Transport Authority

Contact details

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