Taxi and shuttle operator information

Taxi driver information

Taxi administration hours are Mondays & Thursdays from 1000-1200, and Tuesdays between 1500 - 1700. Please return any of the following forms during these times, or feel free to come in and see us if you have any enquiries with regard to operating a taxi or shuttle out of Wellington Airport.

Application to operate a Taxi or Shuttle from Wellington International Airport (PDF 57.8 KB)

Please complete, sign and return this form to Wellington Airport Operations along with a copy of your:

  • SPSV license
  • Unique ID
  • Drivers License
  • Area Knowledge Certificate(s)

This license can take three working days to process. When you present us with the above documentation, we will endeavour to have the completed licence ready for you to collect during the next taxi administration period at which time we will carry out a vehicle inspection.

$25 administration fee
$100 on-demand annual fee
$100 pre-chartered annual fee
$15 airport barrier card

We complete Taxi relicensing annually. This involves every Taxi Operator confirming their WIAL records, paying their annual on-demand and/or pre-chartered fees, and passing a vehicle inspection, in receipt of which they receive that years decal for their vehicle.


Can be done at autopay machines with cash or credit card or at Service Kiosk with Cash, Credit Card or Eftpos

Taxi/Shuttle Licence Amendments (PDF 97.4 KB)

Please complete the attached form and present it to the WIAL Operations Office if you want to:

  • Add a vehicle or replace a vehicle on your existing license.
  • Add a new driver or replace an existing driver on your license
  • Change your ATO

NB. It is important that we have up to date information on our records at all times.

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