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News and Speeches for Department of Transport and Public Works

New Legislation for All Long-Distance Taxi Trips in the Western Cape

15 May 2011

Minister Robin Carlisle has mooted new legislation to make it compulsory for all public transport vehicles embarking on long-distance trips in excess of six hours to have two licensed drivers following reports that the driver of the minibus taxi... Read More

Western Cape Supports UN Decade of Action for Road Safety

10 May 2011

Today marks the international launch of the United Nations' Decade of Action for Road Safety. As one of the signatories of this landmark declaration, South Africa has committed itself to reduce road deaths by 50% between 2011 and 2020. Read More

Provincial Government Leases Tokai Manor to SANParks for 25 Years

10 May 2011

Minister Carlisle officially handed over the management of the Tokai Manor House and surrounding areas to the South African National Parks (SANParks) today. Read More

Media Alert: Minister Carlisle to Transfer Tokai Manor House to SANParks

9 May 2011

Minister Robin Carlisle and Table Mountain National Park Manager Paddy Gordon will tomorrow sign a 25-year agreement to transfer the management of the Tokai Manor House and surrounding areas from the Department of Transport and Public Works to South... Read More

Safely Home Easter Campaign Worked and Saved Lives

3 May 2011

Joint Media Statement by Minister Albert Fritz, Minister Robin Carlisle and Minister Theuns Botha Read More