You need this licence if you operate a public passenger service in Queensland. There are different categories of operator accreditation for the different kinds of public passenger services. An operator can hold any of the following categories of operator accreditation:
- motorcycle tourist services
- community services
- courtesy services
- scheduled services, which includes urban, minor, long distance and school scheduled services
- booked hire service (commonly known as ride-sharing or ride booking)
- general, which includes charter bus, tourist, accommodation transfer, tourist transfer and unscheduled long distance passenger services.
You can apply for this accreditation as an individual, partnership, corporation, an incorporated association or trustee.