Motorcycle Tourist Vehicle Operator Accreditation - New South Wales


You will require this accreditation if you intend to provide a pre-booked public tour service using motorcycles. Please note that these types of services must return passengers to the same point that they departed from. This accreditation is aimed at improving public passenger transport services and ensuring that you comply with relevant safety standards.

Please be aware that the following standards will be assessed:

  • minimum vehicle and equipment standards
  • driver (rider) standards.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

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:

  • hold an appropriate Australian driver's licence for the vehicle to be used
  • be at least 20 years of age
  • hold a current NSW drivers licence
  • be of good repute and in all other respects a fit and proper person to be the driver of a public passenger vehicle
  • give written notice of any conviction or pending convictions and charges against you
  • have had a medical practitioner complete and keep on file a Patient Questionnaire / Clinical Examination Proforma
  • have completed a Health Assessment Form
  • pay the relevant application fees.

You may be required to attend a fitness exam by the Department's Medical Officer at any time.

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


3 years.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Approval Time

2 to 4 weeks.

Administering agency

Transport for NSW

Contact details

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

Enrolment Processing

Operating address: Level 4
16-18 Wentworth Street
New South Wales 2150
Mailing address: Locked Bag 5085
New South Wales 2124
Toll Free: 1800 227 774
Phone: 02 9689 8888
Fax: 02 9689 8813