Department: Transport

Contact details

Physical: 172 Burger Street, Pietermaritzburg, 3201
Postal: Private Bag X9043, Pietermaritzburg, 3200
Tel: 033 355 8600
Fax: 033 355 8092


The mission of the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Transport is to provide the public with a road transportation system that is safe, integrated, regulated, affordable and accessible.

The Department's core functions are to construct, maintain and repair the provincial road network through constructing and maintaining a balanced road network that meets the mobility needs of the citizens of KwaZulu-Natal, while supporting the national and provincial growth and development strategies; and plan, regulate and provide an integrated transportation system through regulating public transport whilst ensuring access to safe, efficient and affordable public transportation, and facilitating the development of the freight transport industry and the minimisation of the negative externalities resultant from the transportation of freight.

Office Bearers

Mr TM Kaunda
Head of Department
Mr S Gumbi

Mr Thomas Mxolisi Kaunda
Head of Department:
Mr Sibusiso Gumbi
Mr Wayne Evans
Senior Management:
Mr Sibongiseni Samuel Khuzwayo (Senior Manager: Office of the MEC)
Mr Simphiwe Nkosi (Senior General Manager: Transportation Infrastructure)
Mr Fikile Sithole (Senior General Manager: Transportation Services)
Ms Glen Xaba (General Manager: Strategic Management)
Communications Officers:
Mr Kwanele Ncalane (Senior Manager: Media Liaison and Public Relations)
Nathi Sukazi

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
AUDIT OUTCOMEQualifiedQualifiedQualifiedClean Audit
Total Final Appropriationn/a10 747 2929 623 3797 643 794
Actual Expendituren/a9 066 9328 065 1877 650 308
Employee Compensationn/a1 369 8601 266 7751 176 174
Goods and Servicesn/a2 807 8542 680 3322 626 096
Capital Assetsn/a3 845 5583 176 1533 028 705
Unauthorised Expendituren/a1 0649 10612 813
Irregular Expendituren/a11 2879 1927 630
Fruitless & Wasteful Expendituren/a5731
Posts Approvedn/a5 7924 9954 707
Posts Filledn/a3 9923 8354 005
Sources n/a Annual ReportAnnual ReportAnnual Report

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