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    The Road Traffic Infringement Agency (RTIA) is an agency of the Department of Transport that encourages compliance with road traffic laws in South Africa.


    The RTIA`s vision is to have an informed, compliant and safe road user community.
    Mission statement
    The Agency's mission is to encourage compliance with road traffic laws in South Africa through:
    Targeted road user , community education and programmes;
    Promotion of procedurally fair, lawful and reasonable administrative adjudication;
    Levying of penalties;
    Imposing demerit points and
    Rewarding compliant road users.

    The objectives of the agency are, despite the Criminal Procedure Act, 1977 (Act No. 51 of 1977):

    a) to administer a procedure to discourage the contravention of road traffic laws and to support the adjudication of infringements;
    b) to enforce penalties imposed against persons contravening road traffic laws;
    c) to provide specialised prosecution support services; and
    d) to undertake community education and community awareness programmes in order to ensure that individuals understand their rights and options.



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