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IPART - Call for Balance on Taxi Fares and Licences

18 November 2014 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council notes the release of the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) Issues Papers on taxi fares and licences within Sydney and Rural and Regional NSW. The CEO of the NSW Taxi Council, Roy Wakelin-King, said that as the State’s peak industry body, the NSW Taxi Council has a responsibility to represent the interests of all levels of the industry including owners, operators and drivers. read more

Ridesharing - It's Not Worth the Risk

18 November 2014 | 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

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Proud Supporters of 2015 Asian Cup Football Tournament

13 November 2014 | NSW Taxi Council
An estimated 50,000 football fans from throughout Asia are expected Down Under this summer when Australia hosts the region’s premier tournament for the first time. read more
Taxis play a key role in regional NSW

Taxi Services Play a Crucial Role in Regional and Country Areas

07 November 2014 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council today advised that taxi services play a crucial role in providing public transport services in NSW, particularly for rural and regional areas. read more

Uber Cops Victorian Setback

04 November 2014 | NSW Taxi Council
Victoria's taxi regulator has ordered “ride-sharing” company Uber to stop offering its low-cost product, UberX, because it is ­illegal. read more

Taxi Services Play A Key Role in Supporting People Suffering From Mental Health

24 October 2014 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council today applauded the new initiative between the National Roads and Motorists Association (NRMA) and Alzheimer’s Australia NSW in launching a new free guide titled Staying on the Move with Dementia. read more

New Film Highlights the Risks of Ridesharing

22 October 2014 | NSW Taxi Council
A new 10 minute film has been produced on the dangers of illegal ridesharing. Everyone who supports ridesharing or is considering using these services should see this film. Ridesharing – it’s not worth the risk. read more

Satisfaction on the Rise for NSW Taxi Customers

16 October 2014 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council welcomed today’s State Government Customer Satisfaction Index 2014 findings, with taxi customers reporting high levels of satisfaction in services. read more

Call for Government Action on Ridesharing

30 September 2014 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council has again called on the NSW Government to take strong action against ridesharing in NSW. This call for action has been heightened by recent serious incidents involving ridesharing services in the United States. read more

NSW Taxi Council Rejects Harper Review

23 September 2014 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council rejects the findings of the Harper Competition Policy Draft Review which was released on Monday 22 September 2014. read more

NSW Taxi Industry State Conference and CTOA Annual General Meeting

28 August 2014 | NSW Taxi Council
NSW Taxi Industry State Conference and Country Taxi Operators Annual General Meeting: "Taking Hold of the Future". read more