Transport Booking Service Accreditation - Australian Capital Territory


You will need this accreditation if you intend to accept bookings from passengers for rideshare, hire car or taxi services. This includes bookings made online or via a smart phone application.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this accreditation you must:

  • be an Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • be at least 18 years of age
  • meet the suitable person's requirements.

You will need to provide with your application form:

  • proposed service standards
  • a statement supplied by a police officer about the criminal history and infringement notices, if any, that you have received
  • contact details for a person who will be available at any time to deal with matters regarding the transport booking service.


As specified on the accreditation


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $600.00 Fees for 2022-23
Apply Licence All $20.00 Annual fee per vehicle for taxis and hire cars or per driver for rideshare. Fees for 2022-23
Apply Miscellaneous All -

You may need to pay additional fees. Please contact the agency for more information.

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

Transport Canberra and City Services Directorate

Contact details

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