October 05, 2018

TRANSPORT AUTHORITY SAYS INCREASED APPLICATION FEES TO COVER UNUSUAL ADMINISTRATIVE COSTS ASSOCIATED

Kingston, Jamaica- 2018 October 1

The Transport Authority says the incre... Read more

September 10, 2018

NOTICE OF APPLICATION OPENING

Effective Monday, September 10, 2018, thru to Friday, November 30, 2018, applications will b... Read more

August 17, 2018

RELOCATION NOTICE - NRO POUND

Effective Monday, August 13, 2018, the Transport Authority’s Northern Regi... Read more

Roles & Functions
  • Regulating and monitoring public transportation in the urban areas of the Kingston Metropolitan Transport Region (KMTR), Montego Bay Metropolitan Transport Region (MMR) and all other urban and rural routes and areas in the island of Jamaica.
  • Licensing of all public passenger vehicles and commercial carriers island-wide
  • Maintaining a transport register
  • Conducting technical surveys for granting licences and determining routes
  • Scheduling of routes and preparing timetables
  • Investigation of complaints