Inquiry into the Commercial Passenger Vehicle Industry Bill 2017

Hearings and Transcripts

Public Hearings for the inquiry will be held on the following dates:

  • Tuesday 23 May 2017, between 9:00am and 5:00pm in the Federation Room, Parliament House, Melbourne
  • Wednesday 24 May 2017, between 6:30pm and 9:00pm in the Legislative Council Committee Room (LCCR), Parliament House, Melbourne. 

Wednesday, 24 May 2017

Legislative Council Committee Room, Parliament House, Spring Street East Melbourne

 Time Witness Transcript
6.30 pm

Lucas Groeneveld, State Manager, Victoria and Tasmania

7.15 pm

Professor Denis Nelthorpe, Chief Executive Officer

8.00 pm

State Revenue Office
Vasko Nastevski, Manager Legislation and Government Relations, Policy and Legislation



Tuesday, 23 May 2017

Federation Room, Parliament House, Spring Street East Melbourne

 Time Witness Transcript
9.00 am

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Richard Bolt, Secretary

Paul Salter, Director, Policy and Regulation, Intergovernmental Relations, Transport for Victoria

Steve Brnovic, General Counsel, Taxi Services Commission

10.00 am

Victorian Hire Car Association
Rod Barton, President

10.45 am

David Samuel, General Manager
Stuart Overell, Chief Operating Officer

11.30 am

Victorian Taxi & Hire Car Families
Bronwyn Lincoln, Partner, Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Haydn Carmichael, Barrister
Mark Shehata, Operations Manager, Exclusive Cab Management
Eleanor Fitz, Wodonga Taxis 

12.15 pm

Ilias Bougias, Taxi Driver 

Gerald Fanning, Industrial Relations and Human Resources Consultant

2.00 pm

Hon Jeff Kennett AC

2.45 pm

Victorian Taxi Association
Stephen Armstrong, Victorian Taxi Association President & Chair, Ballarat Taxis
Georgia Nicholls, Chief Executive Officer

3.30 pm

London Taxis
Elgan Potter, Director
Mark Wilson, Managing Director, Victoria

4.15 pm Blind Citizens Australia 
Lauren Henley, Policy and Advocacy Coordinator 



Last Updated on Thursday, 25 May 2017