Q-Ride registered service provider registration - Queensland


You will need to be registered as a Q-Ride registered service provider if you intend to offer the Q-Ride training curriculum to learner motorcycle riders. Q-Ride's focus is to improve the quality of motorcycle learner rider training, boost education and awareness and enhance road safety.

If you are not an accredited rider trainer, you must employ an accredited rider trainer to deliver the Q-Ride curriculum.

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 registration, you must:

  • hold public liability insurance of at least $10 million
  • have a suitable road training area that you have landowner permission to use
  • be a suitable person
  • hold rider trainer accreditation or employ someone who does.


One year


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Licence All - There are fees associated with annual audits. Please contact the agency for more information.
General Miscellaneous All $46.50

Criminal history check. Fees for 2021-22

Application process


You can obtain this registration by following the steps below:

  1. Review the 'Business Rules for providing Q-Ride Training'.
  2. Prepare your application for lodgement together with all supporting documents - evidence of identity, copy of public liability insurances, details of suitable training area and landowner authority, evidence that you are or you employ an accredited rider trainer and a senior trainer.
  3. Lodge your application by email or post to the agency.
  4. The agency will conduct a suitable person assessment (criminal history check) and assess the supporting documents to determine your ability to comply with the scheme.
  5. The agency will consider your application within 28 days and advise of their decision within a further 14 days.
  6. The agency will conduct an initial audit to ensure you are complying with the business rules.

Approval time

Up to six weeks


The registration of a Q-Ride registered service provider is not able to be assigned to or transferred.

Additional information

 You will be subject to annual audits and will be responsible for the associated costs.

Administering agency

Department of Transport and Main Roads

Customer Services, Safety and Regulation Division

Transport Regulation Branch

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Q-Ride Administration

Transport Regulation Branch

Customer Services, Safety and Regulation Division

Department of Transport and Main Roads

Mailing address: PO BOX 673
Fortitude Valley, Queensland 4006
Phone: 07 3253 4109
Email: qride@tmr.qld.gov.au
Website: Department of Transport and Main Roads (Opens in new window)