Potential drivers will be required to pass a Medical Assessment and apply for a Country Taxi Drivers Authorisation.

Applications can be obtained at our office or downloaded from the NSW Transport Website.

The criteria for taxi driver authorisation are the requirements that applicants must meet before a taxi driver authority can be issued by Transport for NSW. The criteria are contained in the Taxi Driver Authorisation Package.

NSW country requirements for new drivers:

  • Applicants must be at least 20 years of age and must have a fully unrestricted NSW driver licence
  • Completed the taxi application form including 2 photos
  • Completed a medical form (no older than 6 months)
  • Paid the fee of $100


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