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Industry reforms

A major reform program to implement recommendations of the Taxi Industry Inquiry is well underway.

The Taxi Services Commission, which took over from the Victorian Taxi Directorate as regulator of Victoria's taxi industry on 1 July 2013, is responsible for the progressive roll out of the reforms.

A number of significant reforms have been implemented, with others in progress. To stay up to date with the latest reform updates we encourage you to sign up for our eNewsletters.

Some of the reforms in progress

A number of key reforms are in progress, including:

  • Providing information to the public that encourages competition and high quality services.
  • A review of taxi and hire car safety policy.
  • Development of new fare device (taximeter) specifications.

Some of the implemented reforms