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Personal driving assistance and companionship for the elderly and disabled, or anyone who prefers not to drive themselves.
This service is available throughout the Bay of Plenty.

0800 363 000 (0800 DMD 000)

From Here to There with Care

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The Driving Miss Daisy team.A personal driving and companion service for the elderly and disabled

Driving Miss Daisy® BOP Ltd provides a caring service to those who are unable to drive themselves. We are passionate about helping our senior people and those in need.

Personal chauffeur service - more than a taxi service

We provide a personal driving service for the elderly and disabled,  giving them independence to get to appointments, outings and to do shopping for groceries, clothes or gifts. We can also help carry and put away the groceries.

Call Gerard Barnard on 0800 363 000  to book your personal driver

Driving service for the disabled. Driving service for wheelchair bound people.

The Driving Miss Daisy® fleet offers transport for wheelchair and special needs clients.

Driving Miss Daisy BOP has vehicles equipped with disability front seats and purpose built vehicles with wheelchair access. There are now four mobility vehicles in the fleet.

Drivers hold a Passenger Service Licence - ‘P’ Endorsement and are experienced in working with older people or those with special needs.

Vehicle equiped to transport person sitting in wheelchairDriving Miss Daisy® Bay of Plenty Ltd   

  • provides independence for anyone unable to drive themselves
  • offers relief for family members and caregivers
  • is a preferred transport operator for DHB
  • is a registered ACC provider
  • can transport wheelchairs
  • hire of the vehicles for special occasions
  • tours from cruise ships
  • long distance transport
  • fully insured

For transport to appointments, shopping, outings

  • Doctor, hospital, specialists
  • Dentists
  • Hairdressers
  • Supermarket shopping
  • Clothes and /or gift shopping
  • Outings for morning/afternoon tea, lunches
  • We also offer invoicing to family members if preferred                                                                                                              

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Submission for the Bay of Plenty Regional Council Transport Plan

This submission covers the request for Driving Miss Daisy BOP Limited (DMD) to be accepted as a transport provider for the Total Mobility Scheme. read here (PDF)

The submission was turned down and we are interested in your feedback. Please make your comments via our View Driving Miss Daisy BOP Facebook page. page.


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