Public and Commuter Transport Minister Alan Kelly has amended the Taxi Regulation Bill to allow taxi licences to be passed on in the event of a licence holder's death.
The Bill bans the transfer of licences on the open market.
However, following a request from the taxi representative groups, the minister amended it to allow a taxi licence to pass to a nominated party, if the holder dies.
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