New Taxi Drivers Program TAS

This program is designed to help the taxi industry to recruit Tasmanians to become taxi drivers.
Closes in 9 days

Closing date: Sunday 30 June 2024 Sun 30 Jun 2024

What do you get?

Funding of $600 per new driver, up to a maximum of $6,000.

Who is this for?

Tasmanian taxi operators and taxi networks.


Funding is available for taxi networks or operators to help them with the costs of recruiting. Funding is intended to cover the costs associated with entry into the industry as a taxi driver.

Check if you can apply

To be eligible, the taxi network or operator must:

  • have an Australian business number (ABN)
  • be registered for goods and services tax (GST) if the business has a GST turnover over $75,000 per year
  • be operating in Tasmania
  • if a taxi operator, hold passenger transport service operator accreditation.

Apply now

Apply for the New Taxi Drivers Program TAS

Find out more about your eligibility and how to apply.

Learn how to apply

Contact information

Was this page helpful?