Your application to RMS for a Bus Driver Authority card

The final steps to getting your card.

What you need:

  1. Completed Bus Driver Authority application form
    – this form is provided to you after you enrol and pay for your Bus Driver Authority training course
    – Submission of the application form incurs a non-refundable application fee of $70.00
  2. Completed medical assessment form
    – this form is provided to you after you enrol and pay for your Bus Driver Authority training course
    – payment for the medical assessment is at the applicant’s expense
  3. Two recent colour photographs (65mm x 65mm) one of which is signed and certified by a Justice of the Peace
    – note that these are not passport sized photographs. One of the supplied photographs will be included on the Bus Driver Authority card issued to you by RMS
  4. A certified copy of your birth certificate, passport or citizenship certificate
  5. A criminal history check (available from NSW Police Force)
  6. Evidence of successful completion of a Bus Driver Authority Training Course
    this will be the certificate issued to you after successfully completing the course
    – successful candidates will usually receive their Bus Driver Authority Card within 4 to 6 weeks of applicationFurther details available from: http://www.rms.nsw.gov.au/business-industry/buses/drivers/index.html