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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
Point to Point Taskforce Review

NSW POINT TO POINT TRANSPORT REFORMS

19 May 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
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
Compulsory Third Party Insurance Reform - Point to Point Transport

Compulsory Third Party Insurance Reform - Point to Point Transport

13 May 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The Government has set a tight timeline to resolve this issue by mid-2016, which is supported by the NSW Taxi Council, as it is critical to the ongoing viability of the NSW Taxi Industry. read more
Trevor Bocking 2UE Interview with NSW Taxi Council CEO

Stuart Bocking 2UE Interview with Roy Wakelin-King

10 May 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
Stuart Bocking interviews NSW Taxi Council CEO Roy Wakelin-King on 2UE about access to Sydney Airport for all point-to-point transport providers. read more
Uber thumbs its nose at Sydney Airport and the NSW Government

Uber Thumbs its Nose at Sydney Airport and the NSW Government

05 May 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The arrogant and irresponsible actions by Uber to their drivers will have direct negative impacts on people who are using Sydney Airport to catch a flight or to be picked up by their friends or families, as well disturbing local residents. read more
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NSW Taxi Industry Honoured to Assist Veterans and War Widows for ANZAC Day 2016

22 April 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
Those who are unable to march because of age or medical conditions have been provided with the option of travelling in a taxi during the parade. read more
ihail

ihail Booking App Authorisation is a Win for Customers

22 March 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
ihail will provide greater choice and flexibility for customers when catching a taxi and it will promote competition and service innovation. read more

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Uber thumbs its nose at Sydney Airport and the NSW Government

Uber Thumbs its Nose at Sydney Airport and the NSW Government

05 May 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The arrogant and irresponsible actions by Uber to their drivers will have direct negative impacts on people who are using Sydney Airport to catch a flight or to be picked up by their friends or families, as well disturbing local residents. read more
Transport for NSW Taxi Licence Determination

Transport for NSW Taxi Licence Determination

04 April 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
Transport for NSW today announced no taxi licences would be released in the 2016-17 financial year. The decision also means licences that were relinquished to Roads and Maritime Services will not be replaced. read more
Sydney CBD is undergoing significant traffic changes

Additional Sydney CBD Road Closures

31 March 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
Get set for further traffic changes in the Sydney CBD due to Light Rail works, with the closure of George Street between Bridge and Margaret streets. read more
Taxi Customer Satisfaction Remains High

Taxi Customer Satisfaction Remains High

23 March 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
Overall satisfaction levels for Sydney taxi services remains high at 82%, with the key areas of safety, reliability and convenience ranking on or close to 90%. read more
Government action on CTP insurance is welcomed

NSW Taxi Council Welcomes Government Action on CTP Insurance

10 March 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
NSW Taxi Council CEO Roy Wakelin-King said that it was inequitable for taxis to have to pay over $7,000 annually in CTP insurance per vehicle whilst its competitors are paying only a small fraction of that amount. read more

Lateline Business Interview with Cabcharge CEO

03 March 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
Cabcharge, one of the taxi industry's dominant players, is facing disruption on several fronts. CEO Andrew Skelton speaks to Lateline Business. read more
Country Taxis Respond to Government Reforms

Country Taxis Respond to Government Reforms

20 January 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
Taxi services are a vital public transport service for communities across NSW, particularly in rural and regional NSW, providing thousands of jobs and contributing millions of dollars each year to local economies. read more
Uber's Price Gouging Reaches Obscene Levels

Uber's Price Gouging Reaches Obscene Levels

07 January 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council today condemned ridesharing service Uber for its greed-driven approach to price gouging customers throughout the busy Christmas-New Year period.  read more
Sydney CBD works represents a challenge for road users this summer

Sydney CBD Road Closures - Including NYE Arrangements

23 December 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
All the details on summer road closures throughout central Sydney and taxi rank options for New Years Eve. read more
NSW Taxi Council Responds to Point to Point Reform

NSW Taxi Council Responds to Point to Point Reform

17 December 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
It is important that these reforms improve customer outcomes, not lessen them, and this includes having a strong and viable taxi industry into the future. read more

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