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Point to Point Taskforce Review

NSW POINT TO POINT TRANSPORT REFORMS

29 January 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
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

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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
Is this taxi your Plan B?

New Plan B Taxi Ads Urge Us All To Get Home Safely These Holidays

14 December 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Industry and the NSW Government have today launched a new Christmas safety campaign to drive respect between taxi drivers and passengers and promote taxis as an attractive Plan B for getting home after a few festive drinks.  read more
Speculating About Taxi Industry Reform Will Not Result in Better Outcomes for Customers

Speculating About Taxi Industry Reform Will Not Result in Better Outcomes for Customers

14 December 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
The Government is looking how taxi services will operate into the future. This is an appropriate course of action to take in the current environment. read more
NSW Taxi Council

Ten Customer Service Tips for Drivers

11 December 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
These simple but important practices will ensure you’re best placed to have an enjoyable shift and, in most cases, achieve generous tips from your customers. read more
NSW TAXI COUNCIL WELCOMES COURT RULING ON  ILLEGAL RIDESHARING IN VICTORIA

NSW Taxi Council Welcomes Court Ruling on Illegal Ridesharing in Victoria

04 December 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council welcomes the decision by the Victorian Magistrates Court that Uber ridesharing drivers are ignoring the law and continuing to operate illegally. read more
There are significant traffic changes in Sydney CBD

Sydney Taxis Ready For Additional CBD Traffic Changes

02 December 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
Sydney’s taxi services are ready for the second stage closure of George Street in Sydney CBD as part of the Sydney Light Rail construction, effective from 9pm, Wednesday 2 December. read more
Centre for Road Safety Campaign

New Drug Driving Campaign From Transport for NSW

01 December 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
People will start to hear a lot more about Mobile Drug Testing – which is being shortened to MDT – on television, radio, online, in-venue and outdoor creative. read more
Ridesharing - it's not worth the risl

Ridesharing - It's Not Worth the Risk

26 November 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
It’s illegal and there’s plenty of reasons why. Find out what the NSW Taxi Council and the taxi industry as a whole is doing to fight ridesharing. Keep up to date with the latest information. read more
Response to Daily Telegraph Story on Taxis and Uber

Response to Daily Telegraph Story on Taxis and Uber

23 November 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council is not opposed to well-considered reform of the NSW Taxi Industry and the point to point transport sector generally, however any changes that have a negative impact on taxi licence owners must also be supported by proper and genuine structural adjustment. read more

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