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Latest fare evasion report shows most commuters are touching on their Mykis

A record number of commuters are touching-on and touching-off on Melbourne public transport network.

The latest fare evasion report by Public Transport Victoria is expected to show fare compliance has increased over the past six months.

Transport Minister Jacinta Allen tells 3AW Breakfast officers have put in a big effort, in making sure commuters are doing the right thing.

‘The authorised officers heck around one million tickets per month. That’s a huge number of tickets,’ says Minister Allen.

‘It’s based on the data that they collect, and also the data from that comes through the fare box whether it’s on our trains or trams.’

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