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Feraydoon Bahrami

Sydney Taxi Driver on the Road to Rio 2016

26 July 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
In his native Iran, Feraydoon was one of the finest kayakers of his generation and, after moving to Australia in 1996, he kept his love of the sport alive by officiating at paddling events and working his way to becoming one of the world’s best. read more
Point to Point Taskforce Review

NSW POINT TO POINT TRANSPORT REFORMS

25 July 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council has highlighted the key points and critical issues of the NSW Point to Point reforms, reiterating its ongoing commitment to ensuring the viability of taxi services throughout NSW. read more
NDIS

Are You NDIS Ready?

25 July 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is now being rolled out across Australia. A range of new resources have been developed, including factsheets and videos, to help you understand and get ready for the NDIS. read more
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Assistance For Your Taxi Business

21 July 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
Free business advice for small businesses affected by the NSW point to point transport industry reforms. read more
Ben Fordham Interview with NSW Transport Minister on 2GB

Ben Fordham Interview with NSW Transport Minister on 2GB

21 July 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
2GB presenter Ben Fordham chats to NSW Transport Minister Andrew Constance on structural adjustment for the taxi industry, including transitional assistance payments to owners of taxi licences.  read more
ihail

Update on ihail Booking App

13 July 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
ihail is a new app that lets passengers hail a cab on their phone, and gives drivers access to more fares than ever before. The NSW launch is expected in coming weeks. read more
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Sydney Average Taxi Licence Value

13 July 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
NSW Taxi Council members may be aware that Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) has posted the average taxi licence value for Sydney at $150,000 for the month of June 2016. read more
Compulsory Third Party Insurance Reform - Point to Point Transport

Compulsory Third Party Insurance Reform - Point to Point Transport

07 July 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
On 4 July 2016, NSW Government announced proposed changes to CTP Insurance arrangements for the point to point transport sector. read more
WATs driver Antonio Estevez at Festival of all Abilities, Sydney Olympic Park

Reform for Wheelchair Accessible Taxis in NSW

29 June 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council welcomes the NSW Government’s commitment to increase incentives for Wheelchair Accessible Taxi (WAT) drivers and eligible passengers from 1 July 2016. read more
New Point to Point Transport Laws Require Effective Compliance

New Point to Point Transport Laws Require Effective Compliance

28 June 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The passing of the Point to Point Transport (Taxi & Hire Vehicle) Bill 2016 now brings into focus the importance of effective compliance to uphold the new laws. read more

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Meet Irene 'The Taxi Fairy' On Channel 7's Sunrise Program

27 June 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
Irene Klaasse oversees the lost property department at Sydney's largest taxi company. You won't believe the items people leave in taxis! read more
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ACCI Voice of Business Campaign Launch - Top 10 in 10

27 June 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council is a proud member of the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI); the highly respected primary industry voice for Australian small business. read more
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Ross Greenwood Interview With NSW Taxi Council CEO on 2GB

24 June 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
On 23 June, NSW Taxi Council CEO Roy Wakelin-King spoke with Ross Greenw read more
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Stuart Bocking Interview With NSW Taxi Council CEO on 2UE

22 June 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
On 22 June, NSW Taxi Council CEO Roy Wakelin-King spoke with Stuart Bocking on 2UE radio regarding structural adjustment for NSW taxis. read more
Sydney CBD taxi rank

Level Playing Field is a Must For Point to Point Transport Services

20 June 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council is calling on members of the NSW Parliament to ensure that a genuine level playing field is established in the upcoming debate of the read more
Wheelchair Accessible Taxis are vital for thousands of people across NSW

Improvements to Wheelchair Accessible Taxis are a Win For Customers

30 May 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
NSW Taxi Council welcomes the NSW Government’s commitment to increase incentives for Wheelchair Accessible Taxi (WAT) drivers and eligible passengers from 1 July 2016. read more
Vivid Sydney

Taxis to Help Vivid Dazzle Sydney in 2016

27 May 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
Now in its eighth year, this spectacular festival has grown into the largest of its kind in the world, attracting more than 1.7 million visitors in 2015 and set to 2 million in 2016. read more
Taxi in Newtown, Sydney

New Point to Point Transport Reform Contact

19 May 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council has been pushing for a single point of contact for members and we are pleased this has now occurred. read more
Future Transport Summit 2016

Wrap Up - Future Transport Summit 2016

19 May 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council was invited to speak at the NSW Government’s Future Transport Summit 2016 in April. We thank the Government for the opportunity.  read more
Holding bay at Sydney Airport

All Point to Point Transport Providers at Sydney Airport Must Pay Their Way

16 May 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council notes Sydney Airport Corporation Limited’s (SACL) plans announced today to resolve access for all point to point transport providers at the Sydney Domestic Terminal.  read more

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