Transport Authority in Addis Ababa carries out the function of development and expansion of transport services in the city. Modes of transport in the city include city buses, taxis. The job of managing and constructing taxi and bus-stands in the city is executed by Transport Authority in Addis Ababa.
Registration of vehicles and issuing title deeds are also done by Addis Ababa transport authority. One of the major functions of the authority is ensuring safety of city traffic. It is the duty of the transport authority of the city to check whether the advertisements put on the vehicles are in accordance with the law.
Some of the functions and duties performed by Transport Authority of Addis Ababa include:
Transferring possession, offering evaluation service during registration of vehicles. The
authority also does the job of issuing plates for vehicles.
Annual technical inspection of city vehicles is done by city transport authority.
Organizes individuals and associations occupied in transport services.
Issuing certificate of capability and supports to those involved in transport sector and Provides certificates for garages.
Training institutions to enhance driving skills are set up by transport authority of Addis Ababa. The authority also issues driving licensees in accordance with the law.
Examining and banning the operation of vehicles that can influence the safety of public.