Community Safety and Transport Management

North West Department Budget for 2016-17


Safe Communities and effective transport services


We are committed to promote community and road safety, exercise civilian oversight of police and coordinate transport services through an integrated approach.


Each employee is committed to an IIMPACCT culture that explains our behavior as follow:

  • Integrity
  • Innovative
  • Motivated
  • Passionate
  • Accountability
  • Client focused
  • Commitment
  • Team work

Core Functions To conduct research and formulate policies that informs decision-making processes on policing matters.

  • To oversee SAPS compliance to statutory requirements and service delivery;

  • To provide integrated social crime prevention initiatives for safer communities;

  • To improve the relationship between the police and the community, and mobilization of stakeholders;

  • To facilitate access to an integrated public transport system with a focus on rural areas;

  • To promote road safety with targeted stakeholders;

  • To provide a planning framework that guides the implementation of transport systems;

  • To ensure compliant airport operations that increase air transport movement;

*To monitor and control the registration and licensing of all motor vehicles and to render services regarding the administration of applications in terms of the National Road Traffic Act ( Act 93 of 1996);

  • To regulate, monitor and oversee public transport operations in accordance with statutory requirements;

  • To manage government fleet in accordance with prescribed standards;

  • To maintain law and order on land transport by providing quality traffic policing (law enforcement) services as stipulated by relevant legislation;

  • To ensure compliance in terms of K53 testing standards in accordance with the National Road Traffic Act 93 of 1996.

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