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3AW – It’s irresponsible by the regulator

Mar 5, 2019 | News

‘It’s irresponsible by the regulator’: MP slams taxi and hire car authority – 3AW

Transport Matters Party MP Rod Barton says touting at the airport and other large scale events will only get worse because of the massive inflation of driver numbers that the Taxi Services Commission has allowed. Mr Barton, who was a cab driver for almost 30 years, told Neil Mitchell Melbourne Airport gets “hundreds of complaints” […]

 

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