Stop Touting in Victoria
The battle to end touting
Touting is a consequence of an industry in chaos. It is dangerous and it must stop. Read the timeline of Rod’s work this year to bring an end to the dangerous practice of touting.
The second reading speech for the Commercial Passenger Vehicle Industry Amendment Bill 2019 to return the offence of touting.
Imagine getting off a plane and being harassed by a group of men, before you even leave the arrivals hall.
Touting is unsafe but drivers say they have no choice – the Government’s handling of rideshare services entering the Victorian market has left the taxi industry in a mess. ABC Story at https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-10-23/melbourne-airport-travellers-share-threats,-abuse-by-touters/11631656?sf222108795=1