“Transport, the heartbeat of South Africa’s economic growth and social development!”
Lead the development of integrated efficient transport systems by creating a framework of sustainable policies, regulations and implementable models to support government strategies for economic, social and international development.
The core values of the department are:
Maintain fairness and equity in all our operations;
Strive for quality and affordable transport for all;
Stimulate innovation in the transport sector;
Ensure transparency, accountability, accessibility; and
Upholding of the Batho Pele principles.
The Strategic Objectives
The objectives that we aim to achieve in providing a policy framework, regulation and implementation models are:
- Competitive transport costs;
- Safety and security improvements;
- Reduce infrastructure backlogs;
- Improve access; and
- Reduce time in transit.