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Public Passenger Vehicles

What is a public passenger vehicle (PPV)?

A Public Passenger Vehicle is a vehicle with:

  • less than 10 seats* (including the driver), and used to carry passengers for hire or reward (small Public Passenger Vehicle)
  • 10 or more seats*, including the driver (large Public Passenger Vehicle)

* Number of seats when vehicle was originally manufactured or if the vehicle has had seats added, the higher number of seats will apply.

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