Tougher Penalties to Deter Taxi Fare Evasion
PTC will increase the penalties for taxi fare evasion from 9 May 2016.Please refer to the attached news release for more details.
Tougher Measures To Deter Bus and Train Fare Evasion
From 29 February 2016, Public Transport Council will be introducing a set of tougher measures to further deter bus and train fare evasion.
Public Transport Council (Taxi Fare Pricing Policy) (Amendment) Order 2016
The Public Transport Council will make amendments to paragraph 13 of the Public Transport Council (Taxi Fare Pricing Policy) Order 2016. The Public Transport Council (Taxi Fare Pricing Policy) (Amendment) Order 2016 will come into operation on 29 February 2016.
PTC's clarification on why service quality component is not added to the fare formula
PTC provided a response to forum letters on why service quality component is not added to the fare formula.
Ensuring affordable fares for low-income commuters
PTC responded to Mr Chew Mun Kit's forum letter "Not accurate to consider average wage increase" dated 15 November 2013 in ST Forum.
Bus operators must meet standards
The PTC and LTA issued a joint reply to Mr Yiu Wing Lit's letter on "Is overcrowding on buses an offence?"