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Where do Ridesharing Profits Go?

Where do Ridesharing Profits Go?

04 December 2014 | NSW Taxi Council
On top of gouging a minimum of 20% from the hip pocket of drivers for every single passenger fare with its illegal ridesharing service Uber X, concern has been raised about where Uber’s profits go. read more

NSW Taxi Council Proud of its Industry Advocacy

27 November 2014 | NSW Taxi Council
Uber has sent out emails stating that the NSW Taxi Council makes donations to political parties. There is a non-too-subtle implication that these donations might have some improper purpose. read more

Allegations Regarding Uber and Privacy is a Major Concern

26 November 2014 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council advised today that it has written to both the NSW and Commonwealth Privacy Commissioners regarding concerns of the use of personal information by ridesharing firm Uber. read more
Lismore taxi driver praised for heroic actions

Taxi Driver Saves Woman From Horrific Knife Attack

25 November 2014 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council praised the heroic actions of New South Wales taxi driver Brett Fuller who saved a teenage girl’s life on the streets of Lismore over the weekend. read more

NSW Taxi Council Rejects Uber's Claims

24 November 2014 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Industry strongly rejects the outrageous claims from Uber that the taxi industry is, in any way shape or form, threatening violence against members of the local community. read more
Call For Balance on Taxi Fares and Licences

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. read more
Asian Cup 2015

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

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WATs vehicle in regional NSW

Wheelchair Accessible Taxis - Interest Free Loans Update

25 August 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
Applications for the Wheelchair Accessible Taxi (WAT) Interest Free Loan has been extended to 16 September 2016. read more
The Conversation

Taxi Driver Compensation for Uber is Unfair and Poorly Implemented

24 August 2016 | Michael de Percy - The Conversation
Writing for The Conversation, Senior Lecturer in Political Science at University of Canberra, Michael de Percy, highlights the processes and influences behind current taxi reforms. read more
Compulsory Third Party Insurance Reform - Point to Point Transport

Compulsory Third Party Insurance Reform - Point to Point Transport

22 August 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
On 4 July 2016, NSW Government announced proposed changes to CTP Insurance arrangements for the point to point transport sector. read more

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