Rail Transport Services

The Department of Rail Transport Services is a Department in the Federal Ministry of Transportation headed by the Director. Division in Rail Transport Services Department The department has three divisions namely: Rail Transport Services Division; Rail Modernization and Rehabilitation Division; and Rail Planning and Development Division. Functions Formulates all rail Transport policy for the country; […]
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Maritime Services

The Maritime Services Department is responsible for formulating and implementing policies and programmes which relate to the development and management of maritime infrastructures and assets in the Maritime Transport Sub-sector, particularly development and operation of Sea, River and Dry Ports and related activities. It also supervises and coordinates the activities of the Nigerian Ports Authority […]
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Maritime Safety & Security

Maritime Safety and Security Department (MSSD) The Maritime Safety and Security Department (MSSD) is primarily responsible for formulating and implementing policies on safety and security in the maritime sector as well as management /development of shipping in Nigeria. In addition, the Department is assigned the responsibility of supervising and coordinating the activities of Nigerian Maritime […]
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Road Transport & Mass Transit Administration

ROAD TRANSPORT AND MASS TRANSIT ADMINISTRATION The Department is vested with the overall responsibility of policy formulation and administration for road transport and mass transit operation in the country. Structure  The Department of RT&MTA has two divisions Road Transport admin; and Mass Transit Admin. Functions Formulates, plans and advises on policies for road transport and […]
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Engineering Services

Engineering Department of the Ministry comprises Civil, Mechanical, Electrical and Marine Engineers. Functions Vetting of Designs and Specifications for Railway and Marine infrastructures. Ensuring compliance with Standards for Railway and Marine infrastructures. Ensure compliance with standards regarding the Construction and equipment of ships and navigation. Making periodic inspection of any Railway and Marine infrastructure as […]
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Transport Planning & Coordination

TRANSPORT PLANNING AND COORDINATION (TPC) DEPARTMENT The Transport Planning and Coordination (TPC) Department is a Specialized Service Department, which serves as the engine room of the Ministry.  It liaises and coordinates the Departments and Agencies of the Ministry and collaborates with other Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) on National issues. The Department is the Ministry’s […]
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Special Duties

The Special Duties Department was established alongside two other Departments in early 2014 to replace the erstwhile Office of the Director, Office of the Permanent Secretary (OPS). The Department is saddled with the responsibility of coordinating the activities of the Permanent Secretary’s Office amongst others. Structure: The Department is structured into the following three (3) […]
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Human Resources Management

HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT DEPARTMENT The Human Resources Management Department is one of the Common Services Departments saddled with the responsibility of general administration and human resources matters in the Ministry. It is also made up of two Divisions -: Appointment, Promotion and Discipline (APD) and Training and Staff Welfare (TSW). Functions The Department has the […]
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