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National Rail Policy Under Construction

National Rail Policy Under Construction


Department of Transport 19 June 2019 The Draft White Paper on the National Rail Policy remains on track. The transport minister, Fikile Mbalula, referred to the draft white paper during…

Curricula for Traffic Officers Notice Tweaked


Department of Transport 29 May 2019 The determination and implementation of the curricula for traffic officers notice, published in Government Gazette 42004 in October 2018, has been replaced. The replacement…

Draft Exemption Permit Fees for Abnormal Vehicles Drawn Up


Department of Transport 15 May 2019 Proposed exemption permit fees for abnormal vehicles have been published for comment. The transport department published the draft fees in Government Gazette 42459. They…

DOT Gives Update on AARTO Bill


Department of Transport 3 May 2019 As soon as the Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences Amendment Bill is signed into law, the transport department will introduce the Points Demerit…

DOT Highlights Green Transport Strategy


Department of Transport 30 April 2019 The Green Transport Strategy aims to convert 5% of the public and national sector fleet in the first five years to cleaner alternative fuel…

RAF Increases Claims Limit


Department of Transport 29 April 2019 The Road Accident Fund has announced a consumer price index (CPI)-related adjustment to the statutory limit in respect of claims for loss of income…

Maritime BBBEE Charter Council Seeks Members


Department of Transport 23 April 2019 Nominations are sought for members of the Maritime Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment Charter Council. The transport department made the call in terms of…

Railway Safety Permit Fees Increased


Department of Transport 15 April 2019 Adjusted railway safety permit fees are in place. The transport department published the revised fees in Government Gazette 42391 in terms of the National…

Critical Communication Protocol on Railways Under the Spotlight


Department of Transport 3 April 2019 Verbal safety critical communication within the railway sector is under the spotlight. The transport department published the Draft Verbal Safety Critical Communication (VSCC) Protocol…