Authorised Meter Adjuster - Tasmania


You will require this authorisation if you intend to test, seal or program taxi meters. You will be authorised to undertake activities such as ensuring that taximeters are operating correctly, issuing certificates to operators of taxi licences, and sealing taximeters to ensure no other person can tamper with them.

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 authorisation you must:

  • be a fit and proper person
  • pay the prescribed fees
  • submit the required documentation.

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


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $16.20 -
General Miscellaneous All $324.00

Issue or replacement of taximeter sealing pliers.

Act(s) name

Taxi and Hire Vehicle Industries Act 2008 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Taxi Industry Regulations 2018 Tasmania

Lodgement process


A written endorsement is required from each manufacturer whose meters it is proposed to seal, certifying that the manufacturer is satisfied the applicant has the necessary technical competencies to carry out this function. A sample of this letter is available in the application pack.

Administering agency

Department of State Growth


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:

Enquiries Officer


Department of State Growth

Operating address: 4 Salamanca Place
Hobart, Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 536
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 1300 135 513
Website: Transport (Opens in new window)