Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle Driver Endorsement - Victoria


You are required to have this endorsement if you intend to drive a wheelchair accessible commercial passenger vehicle (WAV). You must first be an accredited driver to gain this endorsement.

You can only drive a WAV once you have been assessed and endorsed as competent. The assessment has both theory and practical components.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible to book an assessment, you must have:

  • a current driver accreditation
  • identified the area in Victoria that would be most suitable for being assessed (e.g. metropolitan Melbourne or a location in regional Victoria).
  • a current Visa / Master credit or debit card for payment.

To book an assessment, you must email the agency with 'W-endorsement booking' in the subject header. In the body of you email, you must include:

  • your name
  • DC number
  • contact details
  • preferred location.


Ten years


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
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Please consult the responsible agency for information on fees to be submitted with your application.


Regulation(s) name

Commercial Passenger Vehicle Industry Regulations 2018 Victoria

Approval time

You will be contacted within 2 business days following your email with an assessment time and to take payment.

Administering agency

Department of Transport and Planning

Safe Transport Victoria

Contact details

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