Land Transport Authority

Driver Makes Submissions on Taxi Fare Increase, Open Rank System
NEWS

Driver Makes Submissions on Taxi Fare Increase, Open Rank System

Savusavu Taxi Association president Mohammed Faruk has asked for a taxi fare increase to 20 cents per a hundred metre.

Solar Powered Charging Stations Rolling Out By End Of The Year
NATION, NEWS

Solar Powered Charging Stations Rolling Out By End Of The Year

The Pacific Islands Devel­opment Forum director of island resilience Viliame Kasanawaqa said two solar-pow­ered ch...

Taxi Operators Crank Into Gear Ahead Of Open Rank System
NEWS

Taxi Operators Crank Into Gear Ahead Of Open Rank System

He said they had a prior meeting with the Minister for Transport, Faiyaz Koya, where they were enlightened about the...

Our Road Safety Officers Are Often Harassed: LTA
NEWS

Our Road Safety Officers Are Often Harassed: LTA

“Our officers are simply trying to do the work that they have been mandated to do, which is primarily to enforce t...

Outgoing LTA Chief: Why I Was Chosen
NATION

Outgoing LTA Chief: Why I Was Chosen

“Mr Radrodro says that I am midway through my tenure. Think again, I have been in post for 30 months of a three-ye...

New COVID-19 Laws: How Do They Affect You?
NEWS

New COVID-19 Laws: How Do They Affect You?

Law passed to allow for spot fines for COVID breaches, Businesses face closure for non-adherence n Infringement not...

COVID-19: Driver Tells: The Problem With Some Passengers
NATION

COVID-19: Driver Tells: The Problem With Some Passengers

“It can be hard at times to advise people, but we can’t do much if they are not willing. I have been driving for...

COVID-19: Wearing Masks In Public Transport Compulsory
NEWS

COVID-19: Wearing Masks In Public Transport Compulsory

“Those who are not wearing masks won’t be allowed to drive,” Dr Fong said.

Concerns Over ‘Hot Spot For Drugs, Booze’
NEWS

Concerns Over ‘Hot Spot For Drugs, Booze’

When school breaks in the afternoon, girls and boys alike (allegedly) gather to smoke marijuana and cigarettes

$50 Bribe Lands Former LTA Officer 8 Months Behind Bars
Crime & Court

$50 Bribe Lands Former LTA Officer 8 Months Behind Bars

He had denied the charge but was found guilty and convicted accordingly last December.

No “Third-Hand” Vehicle Market For Car Exports
SHIPPING

No “Third-Hand” Vehicle Market For Car Exports

Andrew Irwin is from the Micronesian Center for Sustainable Transport at the University of the South Pacific.

Bus Travellers Urged To Plan Their Trips Before Thursday
FIJI NEWS, NEWS

Bus Travellers Urged To Plan Their Trips Before Thursday

The Fiji Bus Operators Association (FBOA) is urging the public to plan their travel and prepare for service disrupti...

LTA Warns: Illegal To Overload Carriers
NATION

LTA Warns: Illegal To Overload Carriers

Drivers found overloading carriers and other Public Service Vehicles vehicles will face the full brunt of the law

Bus Operators Association Calls On LTA To Enforce Regulations On Passenger Conduct
NEWS

Bus Operators Association Calls On LTA To Enforce Regulations On Passenger Conduct

The statement comes after a driver was issued an infringement notice for failing to stop passengers who were rocking...

Taxi Association Slams New LTA App
NEWS

Taxi Association Slams New LTA App

“We have customers of all ages and capabilities, the old citizens are not into gadgets as most of them have mobile...

Businessman, Ministry Staff And LTA Personnel Under Spotlight For Alleged Bus Fare Scam
NEWS

Businessman, Ministry Staff And LTA Personnel Under Spotlight For Alleged Bus Fare Scam

The alleged scam involves hundreds of thousands of dollars dubiously taken from the Government.

Stop, Take A Break, Have A Nescafe
NATION

Stop, Take A Break, Have A Nescafe

October 1 is earmarked around the globe as World Coffee Day.

Judge Orders LTA To Reinstate Former Staff
Crime & Court

Judge Orders LTA To Reinstate Former Staff

Karan was an information technology support officer in 2014.

LTA Wrong, Court Rules
Crime & Court

LTA Wrong, Court Rules

Lautoka judge says infringement notice clauses violate 2013 Constitution.

LTA Chief Recalls Directive For Big Trucks To Have GPS Tracking System
NATION

LTA Chief Recalls Directive For Big Trucks To Have GPS Tracking System

On September 1, 2020, LTA chief executive officer Samuel Simpson, in a letter to the Fiji Road Haulers Association, ...

Council To Remove Derelict Vehicles Within Nausori Town
NATION

Council To Remove Derelict Vehicles Within Nausori Town

Special Administrator Uma Patel said some cars had been left unattended for over a year and has become an eyesore fo...

Former Land Transport Authority Employee And Businessman Charged For Allegedly Defrauding LTA
Crime & Court

Former Land Transport Authority Employee And Businessman Charged For Allegedly Defrauding LTA

The Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption (FICAC) charged Ms Shoran Lata with one (1) count each of Conspir...

Land Transport Authority Investigates Nadi Officers For Unprofessional Conduct
NEWS

Land Transport Authority Investigates Nadi Officers For Unprofessional Conduct

LTA CEO, Mr Samuel Simpson, urged all Fijians, to adhere to the Traffic Rules and said LTA staff have a greater resp...

BTL: Deadline For SODELPA (In Suspension) GS Position, VitiVou Party?
Between the Lines

BTL: Deadline For SODELPA (In Suspension) GS Position, VitiVou Party?

The deadline for applications for the position of general secretary for SODELPA (in suspension) ended yesterday.

Long Queues Now As Land Transport Authority Closes Several Branches
NEWS

Long Queues Now As Land Transport Authority Closes Several Branches

In Valelevu, the queue stretched from the counter all the way to the front gate. The authority’s chief executive o...

Four People Arrested For Being In Possession Of Marijuana On Separate Cases In The Northern Division
Crime & Court

Four People Arrested For Being In Possession Of Marijuana On Separate Cases In The Northern Division

In an early morning raid in Benau, a woman and a man were arrested for allegedly breaching social gathering restrict...

Two Men Arrested At Police Checkpoint In Savusavu, Illicit Drugs Found In Vehicle
Crime & Court

Two Men Arrested At Police Checkpoint In Savusavu, Illicit Drugs Found In Vehicle

Two men aged 29 and 47 were arrested at the checkpoint manned by Police and LTA officers that were erected between U...

COVID-19: Land Transport Authority Offices Open Tomorrow
NATION

COVID-19: Land Transport Authority Offices Open Tomorrow

All Branch Offices are open from Tuesday, 14 April 2020 and vehicle testing is in operation.

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