The Transport Authority Mandate PDF Print E-mail
The Transport Authority primary function is to plan, monitor and regulate the public transport system in Barbados.
Based on the provisions of the Transport Authority Act 2007-28 some of the primary functions are:


  • to undertake planning for the public transport system
  • to monitor and regulate the public transport system
  • to issue, cancel, suspend licenses of drivers and conductors of public service vehicles
  • to issue, suspend or revoke permits in respect of public service vehicles
  • to restricts the use of motor omnibuses, minibuses and route taxis to specified routes
  • to regulate and restrict the number of motor omnibuses minibuses and route taxis on specified routes
  • to supervise the conduct of business in the passenger terminals
  • to publish current information on public transport services
  • to establish timetables to be observed by drivers and conductors of motor omnibuses minibuses and route taxis
  • to determine the sitting of lay-by and the location of bus stops for the picking up and setting down of passengers using motor omnibuses, minibuses and route taxis
 

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