The Knowledge

What is the Knowledge?

New taxi driver accreditation requirements are now in place. The Knowledge test isn't just for new taxi drivers - drivers who first gained accreditation after 1 July 2009 are required to pass the Knowledge before their current accreditation expires.

Following significant pressure from the industry, including the VTA, the TSC has made a number of amendments:

How do I prepare for the Knowledge?

Regardless of your experience, training is recommended to prepare for sitting the Knowledge - speak to your network.

Visit the TSC website for information on the Knowledge test including the Knowledge handbook, test instructions, module outlines, guidelines and sample questions.

When do I need to pass the Knowledge?

In order to prepare to sit the Knowledge, new drivers should undertake training. Information about taxi driver training schools in metropolitan and urban areas is below.

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Ballarat - Call 03 5331 4367
Bendigo - Call 03 5441 8116
Geelong - Call 03 5278 4776
Frankston - Call 03 9786 3511
Dandenong - Call 03 9792 9720