COMCAR provides Car-with-driver services which are:

COMCAR has vehicles in each capital city except Darwin and uses hire cars and taxis to supplement the fleet and in regional and country areas.


COMCAR National Reservations Centre
Phone: 131 847
Hours of Operation: 24 hours – 7 days a week
Closed Christmas, Boxing, New Year’s Days and Good Friday

Reservations can also be made by completing Form 133: COMCAR Transport Request and faxing to 1800 807 921.

Essential Details required for making a reservation:
City Account No.
Pick Up Date Pick Up Time
Passengers Name No. of Passengers
Passengers Contact No Pick Up Point (Details)
Flight No. (If applicable) Drop Location
Callers Name Callers Contact No.
Any special requirements  e.g. baby seat

Meeting Points

Senators and Members will be met at designated meeting points at airport terminals.


COMCAR vehicles will wait for a period of up to 30 minutes. If no contact has been established with the passenger, the vehicle will be moved on to its next job.


COMCAR charges are:

Hourly Rate: $78.60
Minimum Weekday Charge: $40.00
Minimum Weekend Charge: $78.60
Cancellation/No Contact Charge: $40.00
Tarago Bookings: $25
Baby Seats: $25
Tolls: Charged at toll rate
As directed – more than one stop: $78.60  minimum charge

For Senators and Members, charges are:

Ministers, Parliamentary Secretaries and Presiding Officers costs are met by the respective Portfolio Department:

Service Issues

Any issues with the COMCAR service can be reported to the Client Liaison Manager. The matter will be investigated and the client will receive a telephone call or letter regarding the incident.

Back to top

© Commonwealth of Australia 2010 | ABN 61970 632 495
Last Modified: 11 February, 2014