The law No. 09/13 of 01/03/2013 gives RURA the mandate to regulate transportation services of goods and persons both on road and inland waterways;
RURA’s Responsibility in transport sector is to set up regulations and guidelines and ensures the compliance by operators leading to enabling environment and sector development. These regulations and guidelines coupled with ICT applications have transformed tremendously the service delivery in the transport sector.
The period under review experienced remarkable accomplishments, these include increase of 18% in licensed driving schools operators’ fleet and the number of rental vehicles increased by 23% from 483 to 596 compared to the previous financial year. Also licensed Transportation of persons Cross- border vehicles were 109%. Motorcycle cooperatives fleet were increased to 8.3% as a result of awareness campaigns and enforcement.
ICT application in the transport sector led to:
Legal and Regulatory Framework
The transport Sector is regulated in line with the following:
In a bid to implement the law No. 09/13 of 01/03/2013 giving RURA the mandate to
regulate transport services, secondary legislations are under development and the following
regulations were adopted: