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Total Mobility around New Zealand

An overview to using the Total Mobility scheme and contact information for regions operating the scheme in New Zealand.



The Total Mobility scheme is available across Otago, including Alexandra, Ōamaru, Balclutha, Queenstown, Wānaka and Dunedin.

Transport operators

The following transport operators provide total mobility services and some provide a wheelchair hoist services as indicated.

Please remember that you may need to pre-book a wheelchair accessible vehicle.

Approved transport operators Contact details Wheelchair accessibility

Airport Shuttles and Eco Friendly Taxis (Dunedin)

0800 477 800

Hoist available

Big John's Mobility Express (Dunedin)

0800 566 893 or

022 524 4564

Hoist available

Corporate Cabs (Dunedin)

0800 789 789


Driving Miss Daisy - Dunedin North
(bookings required)

03 467 5017 or
021 503 298

Hoist available

Driving Miss Daisy - Dunedin South
(bookings required)

03 486 2033 or
021 503 498

Hoist available

Driving Miss Daisy - Oamaru
(bookings required)

03 434 8421 or
021 503 680


Dunedin Taxis (Dunedin)

03 477 7777

Hoist available

Freedom Drivers (Dunedin)

03 471 8177


Nab a Cab (Dunedin)

03 477 3366


Mainland Cabs (Dunedin)

027 228 6415


Mobility Vehicles Dunedin

022 089 3665

Hoist available

Queenstown Taxis (Queenstown)

03 442 7788

Hoist available

Southern Taxis (Dunedin)

03 476 6300

Hoist available

Urban Link Dunedin

03 471 9000

 Hoist available

Wana Taxi (Wānaka)

0800 92 62 82


Whitestone Taxis (Ōamaru)

03 434 1234

Hoist available

Yello Taxis (Wanaka)

03 443 5555



Level of subsidy per trip


Maximum contribution by Otago Regional Council

The maximum contribution per trip is $25.

Note: Otago Regional Council will pay half the fare up to a maximum of $50. Any additional fare must be paid in full by the user.


Otago Regional Council
Private Bag 1954
Dunedin 9054
03 474 0827