Legislation, Policies & Frameworks


All operations of the Ministry of Works and Transport is guided by the following legislation, policies and frameworks. The Legal Services Unit provides guidance as follows:

 * Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Act, Chapter 48:50
 * Motor Vehicle and Road Traffic Act No. 9 of 2017

 * Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic (Enforcement and Administration) Act, Chapter  48:52
 * Motor Vehicles Insurance (Third-Party Risks) Act, Chapter  48:51
 * Maxi Taxi Act, Chapter 48:53
 * Highways Act, Chapter  48:01
 * Airports Authority Act, Chapter  49:02
 * Civil Aviation Act, Chapter  49:03
 * Shipping Act, Chapter 50:10
 * Port Authority Act, Chapter 51:01
 * Pilotage Act, Chapter  51:02