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Wheelchair Accessible Taxis - vehicle conversion companies

Vehicles proposed to be used as Wheelchair Accessible Taxis (WATs) must be modified to accommodate wheelchairs and comply with the following rules and standards:

  • Australian Design Rules (ADRs)
  • Australian Standards
  • Disability Standards for Accessible Public Transport (DSAPT) – Commonwealth.

Vehicle conversion companies known to the Taxi Services Commission are listed alphabetically below.

Please note:

  • Taxi operators will need to make their own enquiries in terms of what make/model of vehicle a particular company modifies and what configuration/seat layout options are available.
  • There may be other vehicle conversion companies not listed that may have the qualifications and expertise to modify vehicles to the appropriate wheelchair accommodation standards.

Wheelchair Accessible Taxi vehicle conversion companies

1Amind Pty Ltd(07) 3255 5066www.amind.com.au
2Automobility Pty Ltd(03) 9762 2277www.automobility.com.au
3AVA Tieman(03) 9305 2255www.tieman.com.au
4Byron Group(03) 8354 6400www.byrongroup.com.au
5Disability Transport Solutions QLD(07) 3170 3777www.dtsq.com.au
6Flash Cab Australia1800 775 333www.flashcab.com.au
7Freedom Motors Australia Pty Ltd1800 672 437www.freedommotorsaustralia.com.au
8Jamieson Auto Fit Pty Ltd(03) 9364 8570www.jamiesonautofit.com.au
9K & M Kite (Aust) Pty Ltd(07) 5594 7708www.kmkite.com.au
10Norden Conversions(03) 9793 1066www.norden.com.au
11VMS Geelong(03) 5278 4705www.vmsgroup.net.au
12V-Gear – Ferntree Gully(03) 9758 7276Not applicable