Wheelchair Accessible Taxi-Cab Fixed-Term Licence - Victoria


You are required to be licensed to offer wheelchair accessible taxi (WAT) services. This licence applies in the Metropolitan Taxi-Cab Zone and the Outer Suburban Taxi-Cab Zone.

WAT fixed-term licences are granted through a tender process. Only 330 WAT fixed-term licences will be issued.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


10 years.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $52.90

Fees for 2017-18.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Specifications for Wheelchair Accessible Taxi-cabs - PDF (Opens in new window)
Comply All Order for the Granting of Taxi-Cab Licences in Taxi-Cab Zones - PDF (Opens in new window)
Comply All WAT Fixed-Term Licence Conditions - Please contact the responsible agency for application forms and registration details.
Comply All WAT Practical Assessment - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Transport (Compliance and Miscellaneous) Act 1983 VIC

Regulation(s) name

Transport (Taxi-Cab Industry Accreditation) Regulations 2007 VIC

Administering agency

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources

Taxi Services Commission

Contact details

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


Taxi Services Commission

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources

Operating address: 1 Spring Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Mailing address: PO BOX 1716
Melbourne, Victoria 3001
Phone: 1800 638 802
Phone: 03 8683 0768
Fax: 03 8683 0717
Email: contact@taxi.vic.gov.au
Website: Taxi Services Commission (Opens in new window)