• The Council of Ministers issued its decision No. (373) dated 15/11/1433 H to establish the Public Transport Authority.
  • The PTA’s statute was issued by the Council of Ministers decision No. (323) dated 14 Ramadan 1434 H.
  • Integrating the Saudi Railways Organization with the Public Transport Authority by decision of the Council of Ministers No. (248) dated 12 Jumada II 1437H.
  • PTA’s statute amendments to be linked organizationally to the Prime Minister. The Authority shall have a Board of Directors and its Head shall be appointed by a Royal Order as stated in the Council of Ministers Decision No. (707) dated 30 Dhul Qa'da 1438H.
  • Develop the regulatory and legislative environment of the transport sector
  • Provide efficient and integrated public transport networks covering all modes of transport
  • Adopt the highest standards of safety and quality then ensure its application in the means of transport.
  • Adopt environmental standards and requirements to reduce environmental pollution and rationalize energy consumption.
  • Enhance the effectiveness of investment and private sector participation in transport projects and services.
  • Promote the use of public transport means.
  • Adopt modern technologies in the management, regulation and control of transport.
  • The Saudi Council of Ministers decreed the establishment of Public Transport Authority on the 1st of October 2012
  • The Public Transport Authority organizational role was issued on the 23rd of July 2013
  • The Saudi Council of Ministers approved the integration of Saudi Railway Authority under the Public Transport Authority in 24 March 2016
  • The Public Transport Authority organizational referral was amended in 8 August 2017, linking PTA directly to the Saudi Prime Minister, and to appoint PTA Board Chairman with a Royal Decree.

Towards a safe, effective, integrated and environmental friendly transport, for a consistent development.