Here’s what you’ll need to drive in WA

Driver Requirements

Vehicle Requirements

Vehicles must meet the state government’s requirements and be in excellent condition, free of damage and decals. The vehicle must:

Document Requirements

A PTV authorisation is to operate a vehicle to provide a passenger transport service. You must submit a Passenger Transport Vehicle (PTV) authorisation in an On-demand Charter vehicle (OD-C). Please head to the WA Department of Transport for more information about the PTV-A.

Motor Injury Insurance is an expanded insurance cover that provides treatment, care and support if you are catastrophically injured in a vehicle crash, irrespective of whether another driver is at fault. You must ensure that your vehicle has the correct class of MII recorded against its registration (class 3(f)).

You will need to declare that your vehicle is insured. In addition, your vehicle must have current third-party damage or comprehensive insurance cover, on which you should be listed as an insured driver.

Please allow up to 3 business days for us to review your application. Once your application is approved, we will activate your account, and you can start earning!

Signage Requirements

Western Australia
The sticker must be displayed on the vehicle’s rear window on the passenger’s side. If this is not practical, the sticker must be displayed in a position on the car visible from the vehicle’s rear while operating.

More information can be found at:


After your registration is approved, you will receive 2 x self-adhesive Turvy Stickers by post. Most states and territories’ regulations require that you display signs indicating that the vehicle is being used to provide passenger services. Penalties may apply if you do not comply with such requirements. Please visit the link below or contact your state or territory’s regulatory authority for more information about signage.


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