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Getting a taxi licence

Driving taxis

If you want to drive taxis, or other passenger service vehicles, you'll need to get a passenger endorsement on your driver licence first. 

Find out more about passenger endorsements

Running a taxi service

If you are going to be in charge of a taxi or passenger service, you'll need a transport service licence, as well as a number of other requirements.

Find out more about about transport service licences
Find out more about running a passenger service