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Want to be a Taxi Driver?

Cheap Cabs offers full training to help you in your new career.

 

There are two ways of joining the industry, as a driver or as an owner driver.

Driver

To drive a taxi you require a passenger endorsement on your licence and an Auckland metro area knowledge. To get an endorsement you need to have held a full licence for 2 years, no medical conditions that affect professional driving, and no major criminal or driving convictions.

Requirements:

  • Medical certificate (driving)
  • Pass a full driving test (if not tested in the past 5 years)
  • Pass a passenger theory test
  • Land transport vetting
  • Pass Auckland metro area knowledge
  • Cost $ 580.00 plus study books
  • WINZ subsidies maybe available


Time frame for processing (land transport) 6 to 8 weeks
Drivers can work on a casual basis and earn up to $20 per hour of driving or can hire a vehicle and earn greater income. To hire a vehicle a driver requires a passenger service licence also.

Owner Driver

Owner drivers require a passenger endorsement as laid out above. And a passenger service licence, requirements for this licence are;

  • No major criminal convictions
  • Pass a theory test in relation to owning and operating a small passenger vehicle
  • Cost $ 570.00


Time frame for processing (land transport) 6 to 8 weeks.
NB: Both driving and owners licences can be done at the same time
All our training is done by our in house training partner.
nztraining@hotmail.com