Inquiry into Ride Sourcing Services
Terms of Reference
Self-referenced by the Committee on 24 May 2016
That the Economy and Infrastructure Committee inquire into, consider and report, no later than 8 December 2016, on the need for, and appropriate structure of, regulation of ride sourcing services such as Uber, with particular regard to —
- barriers to entry;
- consumer protection;
- customer safety;
- access for people with disabilities;
- remuneration and workplace rights for drivers;
- how impacts of such regulation on the taxi industry can be minimised;
- industry transition; and
- any other issues the Committee regards as relevant.
On 24 October 2016, the Committee resolved to extend the reporting date for this inquiry to 16 March 2017.