Taxi service licence - Queensland


You will need this licence if you intend to operate a taxi service. You will require a separate licence for each taxi.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please use the contact details for information regarding eligibility requirements.


Up to five years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Miscellaneous All

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Additional information

Please note that the number of taxi service licences in each taxi service is controlled. Due to changes to the personalised transport industry in Queensland, which were introduced in 2016, no new taxi service licences will be released. You can still get a taxi service licence by buying or leasing an existing licence.

Administering agency

Department of Transport and Main Roads

Passenger Transport Integration Branch

Personalised Transport Policy Team

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:

Customer Service Officer

Personalised Transport Policy Team

Passenger Transport Integration Branch

Department of Transport and Main Roads

Phone: 13 23 80
Website: Department of Transport and Main Roads (Opens in new window)