Based on Review of taxi fares outside Sydney to apply from 1 July 2015 - Issues Paper, October 20147 October 2014IPART is reviewing taxi fares outside Sydney and will recommend maximum fares to apply from July 2015.
This Fact Sheet outlines maximum fares for rural and regional bus services from January 2015 in line with our 2013 - 2018 determination.
We are seeking comment on draft recommendations for the number of annual taxi licences to be released in Sydney in 2015, and the fares to apply in the Sydney metropolitan transport district from July 2015.
7 October 2014
IPART is reviewing maximum taxi fares in Sydney and the number of new annual taxi licences to be issued; both will apply from July 2015.
IPART recommends maximum fares for regular private ferry services in New South Wales under Section 9 of the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal Act. IPART also determines maximum fares for the Stockton ferry under Section 11 of this act.
This Overview Report focuses on the major issues arising from the Tribunal’s inquiry into the pricing of public passenger transport. Five other Interim Reports are being released together with this Overview Report.
This report reviews the costs of providing bus and ferry transport services, and the elationship between cost recovery, fare structure and efficiency.
Survey of Taxi Drivers and OperatorsOctober 2014Transport for NSW and IPART, assisted by the CIE, are currently conducting a survey of all taxi drivers and operators in NSW to gather information about the costs of operating and driving taxis.