Drives a taxi to transport passengers to destinations on a fee-for-service basis, usually on a short-term, metered fare hiring arrangement. Registration or licensing is required.
Skills Assessment Authority
No caveats apply to this occupation.
Group: 7311 Automobile Drivers
drive motor cars to transport passengers to destinations.
using mobile computer systems and radio networks to log into waiting passenger information
picking up passengers at designated locations or when hailed
checking passenger destinations and determining most appropriate route
transporting passengers to desired destinations
assisting passengers with luggage
collecting fares and processing fare payments
may collect and deliver parcels
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.
AQF Certificate II or III (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)
In New Zealand:
NZ Register Level 2 or 3 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)
At least one year of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.
Registration or licensing is required.