About Us

Mission, Vision and Values


“Transport, the Heartbeat of South Africa’s Economic Growth and Social Development”


The Department of Transport aims to lead the development of efficient integrated transport systems by creating a framework of sustainable policies and regulations; and implementable models to support government strategies for economicsocial and international development

The Values

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 transparencyaccountabilityaccessibility; and
  • Upholding of the Batho Pele principles.