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.