Bus Operator Membership

Membership shall be open to any person, partnership, firm or company accredited under the Public Transport Competition Act 1995 to operate a road transport passenger service (scheduled or non-scheduled) within the state of Victoria and to operators of hire and drive omnibuses under the Transport Act or any corresponding enactment. Prospective members should read the Association Code of Ethics, and Association Rules documents at the bottom of this page prior to applying for membership.

Have you previously been a member of BusVic? 

Note: If you have previously been a member of BusVic, please contact our Membership Officer on 03 9645 3300, as specific rules may apply to your application.


This yearly membership is paid in full upon joining BusVic and then once per year at the designated renewal period.

A one-off application fee will be payable upon application for membership.

Membership fees are calculated by the number of vehicles in your fleet as outlined below:

 Accredited Operators:


  Inc GST

Application Fee - (Non Refundable)



Membership Fee  - which includes: The first vehicle in any fleet, Bulletin and all membership privileges and services



2nd Vehicle - Additional per vehicle



3 to 10 Vehicles - Additional per vehicle



11 to 30 Vehicle - Additional per vehicle



31 + Vehicle - Additional per vehicle



Accredited Charter Operators

Definition: Operators where government contracted service vehicles make up less than 20% of the operator’s fleet.

Please select the Bus Operator Member type and BusVic will adjust your invoice to reflect the 75% rate of fees.



Application Fee - (Non Refundable)



Membership Fee - 75% of the Full membership fees



Registered Operators and Hire and Drive Operators:



Application Fee - (Non Refundable)



Membership Fee - 50% of the Full membership fees

Bus Operator Member Benefits

Bus Operator Membership Benefits / Association History

Association Code Of Ethics

This Code of Ethics ("The Code") has been prepared and adopted by the Bus Association Victoria Inc ("BAV"). The Code governs the conduct of all BAV members and many of the provisions of the Code are a re-statement of principles and practices which have been observed by BAV members for many years.

Code of Ethics

Association Rules

If accepted for Membership, members are bound to and must abide by the Association Rules.

BusVic Rules - September 2018 onwards

Privacy Policy

If accepted for Membership, members are bound to and must abide by the Association Rules.

BusVic Privacy Policy


How To Apply

Step 1 - Create a user account

Before applying for membership online, you must create a user account for the BusVic website.

At the top of the home page, select 'Member Login', then select 'create user account' and follow the instructions.

Step 2 - Online application

Once your user account is active, please return to this page to complete the membership application process by selecting a membership type at the bottom of this page:


Paper Application

If you are unable to complete the online registration, you can print and submit the application form below.

2019-2020 BusVic Membership Application - Bus Operators

Accredited Operators
Registered Operators
Hire and Drive Operators