Transport Booking Service Accreditation - Australian Capital Territory

Description

You will require 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.

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 accreditation you must:

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

You will be required 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; and
  • contact details for a person who will be available at any time to deal with matters regarding the transport booking service.

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

Duration

As specified on the accreditation.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Amount Description
Apply Application $600.00 -
Apply Application $45.00 Application for police check
Apply Application -

Further fees may apply. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Apply Licence $20.00 Annual fee per vehicle for taxis and hire cars or per driver for rideshare

Act(s) name

Road Transport (Public Passenger Services) Act 2001 ACT

Regulation(s) name

Road Transport (Public Passenger Services) Regulation 2002 ACT

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.

Enquiries, Rideshare Accreditation and Licensing

Road Transport Authority

Access Canberra

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate

Mailing address: PO BOX 582
Dickson, Australian Capital Territory 2602
Phone: 02 62072797
Phone: 132281
Email: rideshare@act.gov.au
Website: Road Transport Authority (Opens in new window)