Drive For
Gold Band Taxis

Drive For
Gold Band Taxis

Gold Band Taxis has been a market leader in the taxi industry since 1929, which makes us the oldest in town! We also boast a huge portfolio of corporate accounts that guarantee plenty of work for our drivers and have a market share of just over 40% of the Christchurch taxi market (Based on figures reported by TaxiCharge).

Drive for Goldband

Want to become a driver?

There’s a bit you’ll need to do but don’t worry, we’ll guide you through the entire process – you could be driving in no time!

Requirements to become a Gold Band Taxis Driver

We value professionalism and service, and we want you to feel confident from day one. Therefore, to get you there, you’ll need:

1. Current P Endorsement and Identification Card
2. Gold Band Permit
a. Attend a driver training class
b. Complete a practical driver training assessment
c. Pass the Gold Band Permit Test
d. Completing the Process

Download the New Driver Information Booklet 

Apply Online Now Download here

Why not consider becoming an Owner?

Would you prefer to own and operate you own cab, rather than driving for one of our existing owners? If so, please contact the office for the most up to date list of shares and ‘franchises’ available for sale. Our information booklet for prospective new Members can be downloaded here, and will provide all you need to know about the process. Our friendly Management Team will walk you through the entire application process making your transition into Gold Band Taxis as smooth as possible.

Prospective new Members / Owner Booklet

Download here

Christchurch Member Application Form

Download here


Hail Fleet Operator Application Form

Download here
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