Application process for registration

This page contains everything you need to apply for bus operator registration in Victoria.

Who can apply?

An applicant may be any of the following:

  • An individual person
  • A body corporate (company, registered incorporated association, co-operative or other body corporate)
  • A partnership
  • An unincorporated body or association.

Refer to the applicants' checklist on this website if you are unsure.

Before applying

Before completing this application you should check that you need to be registered and prepare the supporting documentation listed on page 4 of the application form. This includes proof of identification, bus roadworthy certificates and certificates of business registration.

Application form

Download the bus operator registration application form. This can be downloaded in PDF or Word format. You can complete the form online, save it to your computer and email back to TSV. Alternatively, print and return
the completed form to us by the method of your choice using the details provided in the form.


There is no fee to lodge this application.

Photo of registration paperwork