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/Management

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 Appropriation11 031 54010 747 2929 623 3797 643 794
Actual Expenditure9 353 0949 066 9328 065 1877 650 308
Employee Compensation1 492 7291 369 8601 266 7751 176 174
Goods and Services2 578 2862 807 8542 680 3322 626 096
Capital Assets4 245 4643 845 5583 176 1533 028 705
Unauthorised Expenditure13 1011 0649 10612 813
Irregular Expenditure7 88311 2879 1927 630
Fruitless & Wasteful Expenditure35731
Posts Approved5 8525 7924 9954 707
Posts Filled4 1053 9923 8354 005
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