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.

Eligible Visas for this Occupation include

    Skill Level


    Indicative Skill Level

    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)

    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.

    Tasks Include

    • 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
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