Transport

Whether by public or private means, transport is fundamental in ensuring access to services and supports participation in civil society, through maintaining connections with family and friends and engaging in community activities. Transport is a key part of supporting the physical and emotional health and wellbeing of an individual.

Read CPSA's full transport policy here


Health Transport – Time to complete the picture

Many of the sickest and most disadvantaged members of our community are missing out on vital health services simply because they can’t get to them.

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NSW alone in dark ages on older driver testing

NSW is now the only state which discriminates against older people through mandatory on road testing for car drivers.

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Older driver testing to stay despite the evidence against it

THE NSW Government’s Older Driver Taskforce recommended this month that the current licencing provisions for older drivers ‘strikes the right balance’ and should remain. Despite election promises to the contrary, the NSW Government agreed with this position.

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Taxi!

INDUSTRY watchers have long despaired at the unwillingness or inability of successive NSW Governments to reform the taxi industry.

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Call to scooterists

A NSW parliamentary committee, the Staysafe Committee, is conducting an inquiry into mobility scooters.

Read more: Call to scooterists