Taxi Licence - South Australia


Persons intending to drive a taxi for hire may be required to obtain permission for the vehicle to be used as a taxi and must also obtain permission for the driver to drive the taxi.

A taxi is a vehicle in which a meter or device is installed to determine fares to be charged for the conveyance of passengers or a vehicle which is hired with a chauffeur.

Service type


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




Variable; refer to your local Council

Application process

The paper form 'Application for a Taxi and Taxi Driver Licence' is available from the agency.

Administering agency

SA Local Government Agencies