About Us

Schmidt Electronic Laboratories Pty Ltd is the leading manufacturer of taximeters in Australia.

The company was founded in 1980 by it’s CEO Gary Schmidt.


The company’s flagship products are its G4 and G5 taximeters. The reliability, accuracy & high quality of its taximeters has enabled Schmidt to become a leading taximeter supplier.


Schmidt also distributes taxi camera systems and taxi roof lights nationally, and offers full taxi installation services.


Over the past 40 years, Schmidt Electronic Laboratories Pty Ltd has built an international reputation for innovative high quality products. Schmidt has exported its products to numerous countries including USA, Canada, Singapore, Malaysia, South Africa, New Zealand, Fiji & Papua New Guinea.


It has achieved international recognition with the development of the world’s first multiple fare share ride taximeter. It has also achieved the distinction of being the only taximeter manufacturer to have its products lauded in the international news magazine “Newsweek” (13 September 1982).


Over the last 4 decades, Gary and his team have designed and manufactured a range of technically innovative electronic products and systems, and combined this with outstanding customer service and support.