Industry services

Taxi and passenger transport

Each year passengers take more than eight million trips in Adelaide using personalised or point to point passenger transport services, where a driver and vehicle are provided to transport customers on the route they choose, at a time that suits them.

The State government is responsible for ensuring that all passenger transport drivers, vehicles and services operate in accordance with the Passenger Transport Act 1994 and Passenger Transport Regulations 2009.

Accreditation of these services is assessed by the Department of Planning and Transport (DPTI), through the Accreditation and Licensing Centre, which ensures appropriate standards of customer service and stringent safety requirements are in place.

Passenger service accreditation

The purpose of accreditation is to ensure that safety, efficiency and competency standards are met.

There are different standards and requirements for operators, drivers and vehicles depending on the type of passenger transport service being provided.

In some cases, you may need accreditation as both an operator and a driver.

In all instances, the operator is responsible for the vehicle or vehicles used for a passenger transport service. This includes arranging vehicle inspections and insuring the vehicle for passenger transport.

Accredited Booking Services

Metropolitan taxis

Adelaide Independent Taxis
99 Henley Beach Road
Mile End
Phone - 13 22 11
www.aitaxis.com.au/

Suburban Taxis
432 Churchill Road
Kilburn
Phone - 13 10 08
www.suburbantaxis.com.au

13CABS (Yellow Cabs)
774 to 778 South Road
Glandore SA
Phone - 13 22 27
www.yellowadelaide.com.au/

Access taxis

Adelaide Access
99 Henley Beach Road
Adelaide
Phone - 8400 6266
www.aitaxis.com.au/adelaide-access-taxis

Chauffeured Vehicle Service

Seven Star International Trading Pty Ltd
Trading as:

  • Seven Star Passenger Service

23A King William Road
Unley SA 5061
Phone - 8377 7606
admin@sevenstarpassengerservice.com.au

EPS (SA) Pty Ltd
Trading as:

  • Executive Passenger Services
  • A to B Passenger Services
  • Adelaide Airport Flyer

330 Findon Road
Kidman Park SA 5025
Phone - 8353 5233
epsadmin@epshirecars.com

R & F Investments Pty Ltd
Trading as:

  • Hughes Limousines – 8440 0766
  • CitiCar – 8440 0777
  • SmartCar – 8440 0788
  • Adelaide Impressions – 8440 0799
  • Bensons Total Limousine Service – 8440 0750

62-68 Drayton Street
Bowden SA 5007
Res@hughesadelaide.com.au

Maxi Limo SA Pty Ltd
Trading as:

  • Maxi Hire Cars
  • Maxi Passenger Service
  • Maxi Limo

117 Sir Donald Bradman Drive
Hilton SA 5033
Enquires@maxilimo.com.au

135466 PTY LTD
Trading as:

  • 13Limo

774-778 South Road,
Glandore SA 5037
Phone - 13 54 66

Q Car Australia Pty Ltd
Trading as:

  • Q Car

Phone - 8373 1200
Mobile - 0422 400 323
bookings@qcar.com.au

Rideshare Vehicle Service

135466 PTY LTD

774-778 South Road,
Glandore SA 5037
Phone - 13 54 66


Related information

Legislation


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Page last updated 14 March 2017

Provided by:
Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure
URL:
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Last Updated:
14/03/17
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