A R48 million periodic maintenance project to repair, reseal and resurface a 55 km stretch of the R61 near Beaufort West in the Central Karoo
- Motorcycle road safety awareness
- Masakh'iSizwe Bursary Programme
- Become a transport economist
- Roadworks on the R61 between Beaufort West and Aberdeen
- Roadworks on the R102 near George
Welcome to the Department of Transport and Public Works
The Department of Transport and Public Works is responsible for the construction and maintenance of roads, educational and health facilities, and general buildings. It also increases growth and job opportunities through various programmes and increases access to safe and efficient transport.
All you need to know about applying or renewing a driving or vehicle licence, registering a motor vehicle, professional driving permits, roadworthiness testing and more.
The Road Network Information System (RNIS) website features interactive maps on conditions of Western Cape provincial roads, information on the traffic counting system, structures, manuals, and more.
Find what you're looking for on our popular links webpage including road safety information on Safely Home's website, how to avoid tender scams and how to access government information and public records.
The Department offers various career-building opportunities including the Masakh'iSizwe bursary, Bellville Mechanical Apprenticeship, EPWP, traffic training and more
View the Department of Transport and Public Works tender information including tender awards and results. We list companies, the contract number, description, BBEE level, and amount.