To be the leading passenger transport operator in the continent.


To operate reliable, safe and commercially viable passenger transport services.


1. Excellence: We strive for excellence;

2. Integrity: We act with integrity in our personal and professional capabilities;

3. Accountability: We accountable and take responsibility for our actions;

4. Teamwork: We work together respectfully in a fair manner and with commitment;

5. Social Responsibility: To be a responsible corporate citizen.


TRT – Tshwane Rapid Transit (Pty) Ltd is a corporate legal entity in terms of the Companies Act 71 of 2008, as amended, responsible for rapid bus services within the City of Tshwane and surrounding areas.  It is a government initiative aimed at transforming public transport and dramatically improve commuters’ experience of mobility.

The principal way in which the TRT seeks to transform road-based public transport services is through a concept known as Bus Rapid Transit (BRT). BRT is a high-quality bus-based transit system that delivers fast, comfortable, and cost-effective urban mobility through the use of segregated right-of-way infrastructure, rapid and frequent operations, and excellence customer service.

The shareholders of TRT are taxi and bus operators, on routes serviced by private buses and taxis, known as Affected Operators, through shareholding equivalent to their market share. TRT is managed as an independent corporate entity.

A corporate governance structure has been established as an interim arrangement for the daily operations of TRT until handover to the Affected Operators. It has its own independent board, management team and staff. Its plan is to provide the public with services that are pleasantly efficient and commercially viable for the benefit of the Affected Operators.

The running of the company is based on a concession agreement with the City of Tshwane, and it is governed by standard operating procedures designed by the City.

The City of Tshwane is responsible for fee collection, the monitoring of services, and for tracking TRT’s performance.

TRT buses are owned and managed by the company.