A message to all NSW taxi drivers

A Message to All NSW Taxi Drivers

13 May 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
Ridesharing firms make statements to try and entice you to drive for them but you need to be aware of the facts before you make what is a critical decision for your future. read more
2015 Red Shield Doorknock Appeal

Donate to the Salvation Army Red Shield Appeal

12 May 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
This year the Salvation Army will again look to the Australian public and business community for support, with a national fundraising target of $74 million. read more

Uber X Challenged on Lack of Safety and Transparency

11 May 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
Triple J radio program Hack recently featured a segment highlighting critical safety failures around the illegal UberX service. read more
Tenth Anniversary of the Vinnies CEO Sleepout

Vinnies CEO Sleepout - Raising Awareness About Homelessness

01 May 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
Once again it’s the time of year that NSW Taxi Council CEO Roy Wakelin-King is participating in the Vinnies CEO Sleepout. read more
Kansas City Mayor Sly James

Kansas City Mayor's Scathing Speech Against Uber and Lyft

30 April 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
In April 2015, the Kansas City Management Office (KCMO) City Council in the United States unanimously approved an updated “Vehicles for Hire” code. read more
NSW sponsored Guide Dog Darcy graduated in 2014

NSW Taxi Industry Supports International Guide Dog Day

29 April 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
International Guide Dog Day on Wednesday 29 April 2015 is all about recognising the vital role these special animals play in enabling people who are blind or vision impaired to get around safely and independently. read more
Transport Minister at the 2014 NSW State Conference

NSW Taxi Industry State Conference 2015

28 April 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
Now is the time to lock in the dates for the NSW Taxi Industry State Conference 2015! read more
Veterans and war widows at the 2014 Sydney CBD ANZAC DAY March

Taxi Industry Honoured to Assist Veterans and War Widows for the Centenary of ANZAC Commemorations

24 April 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
The 2015 Sydney CBD ANZAC Day March will see approximately 100 taxis escort veterans and their war widows for the 100 year ANZAC anniversary. read more

Roy Wakelin-King Discusses IPART recommendations on 2HD Radio

23 April 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
NSW Taxi Council CEO Roy Wakelin-King discusses Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) recommendations for NSW areas outside of Sydney. read more
Taxis provide essential public transport services at regulated prices

Uber's Insidious Surge Pricing Exposed

21 April 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council has called on regulators to act in the consumer’s interest and stop the unconscionable profiteering of ridesharing provider Uber X. read more


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Cabcharge annual results

Cabcharge Annual Results

26 August 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The Cabcharge Annual Results for the year ended 30 June 2016 have been released. read more
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