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Land Transport Rule: Operator Licensing 2007

Published: | Category: Operator licensing , Land transport rules | Audience: General


(See Land Transport Rule: Operator Licensing 2017)

This rule sets out requirements for obtaining and retaining a licence to operate a passenger, rental, vehicle recovery or goods service vehicle. Also requirements that apply to transport service drivers, ‘dial-a-driver’ service drivers, hirers of rental service vehicles and approved taxi organisations.

Rule versions

  • The ‘Current rule’ will give you the most up-to-date version of the Rule and any amendments made to it. We recommend this as your reference point if you want to read the most current information.
  • The ‘Original rule and amendments’ will give you the very first version of the rule (as it was when it was first created) as well as links to all amendments made to it over time. We recommend this page as your reference page if you want to research the history of the rule.

Note: Both of these pages will also provide links to the consultation material – such as summary of submissions and FAQs (questions and answers) – for each version and amendment.

Questions and answers

Questions and answers are provided to accompany a new rule or amendment when they are signed. These and other consultation documents on this page have not been updated to take into account any later rule amendments and are retained for historic interest only.

Publication details

  • Author:
  • Published: 1 October 2007
  • Reference: Rule 81001
  • Contact:
  • Amendments: 81001/8 (latest amendment)
  • Also known as: Operator Licensing Rule

Current rule

  1. Consolidation (PDF) — 39 pages(external link)

  2. operator-licensing-preface.pdf — 97 KB [PDF, 36 KB]

  3. Incorporated by reference

Original rule and amendments

Principal rule

  1. Operator Licensing Rule 2007

  2. operator-licensing-2007.pdf — 262 KB [PDF, 262 KB]

  3. Operator Licensing Rule 2007 Questions & answers



  1. Operator Licensing Amendment 2014

  2. operator-licensing-amendment-2014.pdf — 163 KB [PDF, 163 KB]

  3. Operator Licensing Amendment 2014 Questions & answers


  1. operator-licensing-amendment-2012.pdf — 512 KB [PDF, 512 KB]

  2. Operator Licensing Amendment 2012

  3. Operator Licensing Amendment 2012 Questions & answers


  1. Operator Licensing Amendment 2011

  2. operator-licensing-amendment-2011.pdf — 130 KB [PDF, 130 KB]

  3. Operator Licensing Amendment 2011 Questions & answers

  4. Operator Licensing Amendment (No. 2) 2011

  5. operator-licensing-amendment-2011-2.pdf — 593 KB [PDF, 593 KB]

  6. Operator Licensing Amendment (No. 2) 2011 Questions & answers


  1. operator-licensing-amendment-2010.pdf — 94 KB [PDF, 94 KB]

  2. Operator Licensing Amendment 2010

  3. Operator Licensing Amendment 2010 Questions & answers

  4. Operator Licensing Amendment (No. 2) 2010

  5. operator-licensing-amendment-2010-2.pdf — 191 KB [PDF, 191 KB]

  6. Operator Licensing Amendment (No. 2) 2010 Questions & answers


  1. Operator Licensing Amendment 2009

  2. operator-licensing-amendment-2009.pdf — 123 KB [PDF, 123 KB]

  3. Operator Licensing Amendment 2009 Questions & answers


  1. Operator Licensing Amendment 2008

  2. operator-licensing-amendment-2008.pdf — 187 KB [PDF, 187 KB]

  3. Operator Licensing Amendment 2008 Questions & answers