About us

State Transit is one of the largest and most modern bus transport providers in Australia. As the only government bus company in NSW, we proudly move 200 million passengers a year around Sydney, getting them to their destination as quickly and safely as possible.

We put customers at the centre of everything we do by ensuring the highest levels of service is delivered on all of our bus routes.

We play an integral role in providing a safe and reliable end-to-end public transport solution for our community, working closely with other transport agencies to provide seamless bus, train, ferry and light rail services to keep our customers on the move.

Operating in 12 locations across Sydney, our people play an important role in delivering vital transport services to local communities.

Who we are

State Transit is a large and diverse government transport agency that strongly believes in shaping our people to be the best they can be.

We are an organisation of 4291 people which includes:

  • 3894 drivers
  • 397 support staff
  • More than 30 languages other than English are spoken
  • More than half of our workforce hail from a culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) background.

We offer a wide range of opportunities for our people to undertake satisfying work, develop their skills and pursue a rewarding career, whether as a driver, mechanic or support staff.

We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture that is representative of the community we serve. We recognise the value of the differences and diversity that our people bring to the work environment and are open to attracting anyone irrespective of their: age, gender, cultural or religious background, disability, educational level or sexual orientation.

Our vision

In December 2017, State Transit’s new Value executive team introduced a new vision for the organisation:

“Providing our customers with the safest and most reliable bus experience in Sydney, delivered by passionate people who will always be the best they can be”

The new vision encompasses these important themes:

  • putting the customer at the centre of what we do,
  • the importance of safety,
  • reliability and competitiveness,  
  • a workforce of people who always strive to be the best that they can be.

Our daily goal is to get our customers to their destination safely and quickly – this vision helps keeps us on track.

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