All taxis in our larger towns and cities must be fitted with security cameras.
The mandating of cameras in taxis, along with measures to tighten up telecommunications requirements for taxis, was approved by Cabinet in August 2010 to improve the safety of both taxi drivers and their passengers.
Read Transport Minister Steven Joyce's statement on the beehive website(external link)
Read questions and answers about the changes on the NZ Transport Agency website(external link)
Read a Taxi Driver Safety Review [PDF, 450 KB]
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