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Acts, regulations & other legislative instruments

New Regulations

Commercial Passenger Vehicles Victoria regulates the commercial passenger vehicle industry in Victoria, in accordance with various Acts, Regulations and other legislative instruments.

The new Commercial Passenger Vehicle Industry Regulations 2018 PDF, 212.4 KB came into effect on 2 July 2018.

The new Regulations relieve the industry of compliance with a number of technical requirements.

The purpose of the new Regulations is to support safe commercial passenger vehicle services and ensure consumer protections are in place, while enabling the industry to compete in an evolving operating environment. The key changes focus on:

  • driver responsibilities and passenger behaviour
  • vehicles and vehicle safety
  • fares and charges
  • operational oversight
  • record keeping.

Relevant Acts, Regulations and other legislative instruments

The relevant Acts, Regulations and other legislative instruments we regulate the industry in accordance with include:

Acts

Act Title

Commercial Passenger Vehicle Industry Act 2017 PDF, 899.7 KB

Road Safety Act 1986

Transport Integration Act 2010

Regulations

Regulations

Commercial Passenger Vehicle Industry Regulations 2018 PDF, 212.4 KB

Road Safety Road Rules 2017

Road Safety (Driving Instructor) Regulations 2010

See the Victorian Law Today Library for the latest version of relevant Acts and Regulations.