RTSA

ROAD TRANSPORT AND SAFETY AGENCY

Republic of Zambia

ABOUT RTSA

 

 

 

RTSA PROFILE

The Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) was established through an Act of Parliament, the Road Traffic Act No. 11 of 2002.

Its functions are to:

  1. To regulate traffic;
  2. To manage road transport through regulation; 
  3. To manage road safety engineering;
  4. To conduct road safety campaigns through education and publicity;
  5. To register and licence drivers, motor vehicles and commercial vehicle operators;
  6. To licence and register driving schools and driving instructors;
  7. To conduct physical and technical examination on motor vehicles to ascertain their physical details and road worthiness;
  8. To implement international treaties and protocols on road transportation within Zambia and across its territories; and to regulate cross boarder transportation