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Vivid Festival has expanded to new precincts for 2015

Vivid Festival - Bigger and Better in 2015

19 May 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
Vivid Sydney is where art, technology and commerce intersect. The 2015 version of Vivid, running from 22 May – 8 June will include precincts spreading well beyond the regular CBD area. read more

NSW Taxi Council Condemns Cowardly Attack on Taxi Driver

18 May 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
The NSW Taxi Council condemns the cowardly attack over the weekend where a taxi driver was assaulted by three men at Kingswood in Sydney’s west. read more
Alan Jones discusses the taxi industry on 2GB

Alan Jones Interview with Roy Wakelin-King on 2GB

18 May 2015 | NSW Taxi Council
On Monday 18 May, Alan Jones interviewed NSW Taxi Council CEO Roy Wakelin-King on the importance of a regulated taxi industry in the public interest. read more
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

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Compulsory Third Party Insurance Reform Crucial to a Fair Go

Compulsory Third Party Insurance Reform Crucial to a Fair Go

20 September 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
The present CTP scheme is poorly structured, does not reflect the changing nature of the commercial use of vehicles, is highly inefficient and leads to protracted legal disputes which results in premiums being much higher than what is necessary. read more
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NSW Taxi Council Discusses Plans for Automated Taxi Services on 2SER Radio

19 September 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
2SER breakfast presenter Nic Healey interviewed NSW Taxi Council CEO Roy Wakelin-King to discuss automated vehicles in the taxi industry, the importance of providing choice for customers and the role of drivers into the future. read more
NSW Taxi Industry Driving the Future With Autonomous Vehicle Partnership

NSW Taxi Industry Driving the Future With Autonomous Vehicle Partnership

15 September 2016 | NSW Taxi Council
Today the NSW Taxi Council announced its partnership with the Australian Driverless Vehicle Initiative (ADVI).   read more

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