Taxi and charter vehicles

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A guide for drivers - ridesharing

The Department of Transport regulates on-demand transport services including taxis, small charter vehicles and other omnibuses. This includes services which are commonly known as 'ridesharing'.

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Plan before you party!

Before you head out to party, make sure you plan your ride home. Consider using designated taxi ranks, booking a taxi or small charter vehicle, nominating a skipper, or taking public transport.

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Mobile Taxi Security Patrol

Find out how the Taxi Security Patrol protects you.

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Pay your taxi lease fees online

Bpoint is now available

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Want to become a Perth metropolitan taxi driver?

Find out how you can become a metropolitan taxi driver.

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Western Australia's taxi, tour and charter vehicle industry is regulated by the Department of Transport.

Passenger information and complaints

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Passenger information including safety tips, fares, complaints and things to keep in mind when catching taxis.

Driver operator information

Read more about: Driver operator information

Here you will find driver operator information including taxi plates, licences, code of conduct, camera surveillance and more.

General information and updates

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Important information for all taxi drivers and charter vehicle operators including online tools, fees and statistics.

Passenger transport services

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An omnibus is a passenger vehicle operating for reward, that is not a taxi. Find out what you need to know on the various licences.

Taxi Industry Board


Read more about: Taxi Industry Board

The Taxi Industry Board was a statutory body with an objective to provide a considered and singular view for consideration by the Minister for Transport.

Taxi and charter forms and publications


Read more about: Taxi and charter forms and publications

Here you will find forms and publications available relating to taxi and charter services in Western Australia.

Contact Taxi/Charter


Read more about: Contact Taxi/Charter

Information on how the Department of Transport helps regulate the Western Australian taxi industry. Contact the Passenger Services section for taxi and charter vehicle enquiries.

Taxi/Charter site map

Use this page to help locate key areas of the Taxi and charter vehicles site.

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Page last updated: Wed May 21 2014 10:34:02 AM