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2017 Point to Point Transport Regulations Begin Today

01 November 2017 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council welcomes the new Point to Point Transport Regulations (2017) which go live today, Wednesday, November 1, 2017. There are many changes across all platforms of the Point to Point Transport Industry, with safety for passengers being the key focus of the new regulations. Whilst the new regulations will provide more flexibility for Taxis to compete for booked fares, Taxis remain the only option for passengers to access through either rank or hail... read more

CTP Reforms - A Step in the Right Direction

16 October 2017 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council welcomes the announcement from the Minister of Finance, Services and Property, The Hon. Victor Dominello on the CTP reforms due to commence on 1 December, 2017. read more

NSW Taxi Industry State Conference 2017

24 August 2017 | NSW Taxi Council
REGISTRATION NOW CLOSED. PROGRAM RELEASED. CHANGING GEAR - NAVIGATING THE ROAD TO OUR NEW WORLD. Please find your program for the upcoming NSW Taxi Industry State Conference 29th to 31st October at the Rooty Hill RSL. 2017 theme is Changing Gear, Navigating the road to our new world. Guest Speakers include; Minister for Transport and Infrastructure, State Insurance Regulatory Authority, Point to Point Transport Commissioner, Smart Innovation Centre and Keynote Speaker Mr Steve Tighe. read more

Point to Point Transport Regulations Released

18 August 2017 | NSW Taxi Council
Transport for NSW have released the New Regulations for 2017. The Point to Point Transport (Taxis and Hire Vehicles) Regulation 2017 supports the new safety framework under the Point to Point Transport (Taxis and Hire Vehicles) Act 2016 for all point to point transport providers in NSW, including taxis, hire vehicles and ride share services. The new regulatory regime will allow for a more transparent, competitive and flexible point to point transport industry. read more

Pre-Paid Taxi Fares Now in Country NSW

26 June 2017 | NSW Taxi Council
Transport for NSW has announced that from 1 July taxi customers in regional NSW may be asked to pay their taxi fares at the start of their journey. read more
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Disability subsidy scheme to be more efficient and effective

22 May 2017 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Government has recently started a review of subsidies and incentives for point to point transport services for people with a disability. read more

NSW Taxi Industry Transitional Assistance Payments Tax Implications

09 May 2017 | NSW Taxi Council
This fact sheet explains the tax implications for taxi licence holders who were provided a Transitional Assistance Payment from the NSW State Government under thePoint to Point Transport (Taxis and Hire Vehicles) Act 2016. Under the scheme, payments of $20,000 each for up to two licences have been made to eligible licence holders. read more
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Have Your Say - Proposed Point to Point Transport Regulation 2017

21 April 2017 | Transport for NSW
The proposed Point to Point Transport (Taxis and Hire Vehicles) Regulation 2017 has now been released for public consultation. Have your say on this proposed regulation until the 8 May 2017. read more
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Hey Tosser!

19 April 2017 | NSW Taxi Council
Hey Tosser! Did you know that litter damages our natural environments, harms wildlife and sea creatures, can injure people and makes our spaces less safe and healthy? So when you toss your cigarette butt or your coffee cup, you’re hurting the environment. read more

2017/2018 Sydney Taxi Licence Determination

10 April 2017 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council today noted the announcement by Transport for NSW to offer 62 taxi licences back into the market to support a sustainable growth strategy for industry... read more

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2017 Point to Point Transport Regulations Begin Today

01 November 2017 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council welcomes the new Point to Point Transport Regulations (2017) which go live today, Wednesday, November 1, 2017. There are many changes across all platforms of the Point to Point Transport Industry, with safety for passengers being the key focus of the new regulations. Whilst the new regulations will provide more flexibility for Taxis to compete for booked fares, Taxis remain the only option for passengers to access through either rank or hail... read more

CTP Reforms - A Step in the Right Direction

16 October 2017 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council welcomes the announcement from the Minister of Finance, Services and Property, The Hon. Victor Dominello on the CTP reforms due to commence on 1 December, 2017. read more

NSW Taxi Industry State Conference 2017

24 August 2017 | NSW Taxi Council
REGISTRATION NOW CLOSED. PROGRAM RELEASED. CHANGING GEAR - NAVIGATING THE ROAD TO OUR NEW WORLD. Please find your program for the upcoming NSW Taxi Industry State Conference 29th to 31st October at the Rooty Hill RSL. 2017 theme is Changing Gear, Navigating the road to our new world. Guest Speakers include; Minister for Transport and Infrastructure, State Insurance Regulatory Authority, Point to Point Transport Commissioner, Smart Innovation Centre and Keynote Speaker Mr Steve Tighe. read more

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