To become a bus driver in NSW, you need to have a Bus Driver Authority.
Bus drivers need a medical assessment to apply for a driver authority. Their age or health conditions may necessitate regular assessments.
If you hold a Bus Driver Authority (BDA) issued interstate or New Zealand, the following information allows you to decide which pathway you take to drive a bus in NSW.
If you hold an interstate Bus Driver Authority, you may be able to work temporarily in NSW under Automatic Mutual Recognition (AMR).