Metropolitan Transport Executives (MTE)

Toolbox for the Establishment of Metropolitan Transport Executives (MTE) in ASEAN Metropolitan Regions

Metropolitan Transport Executives (MTE) are dedicated organisations on the tactical level of transport policy. MTE are a common form of transport governance in metropolitan areas that encompass several territories and a large number of transport operators. They are set-up, controlled and governed by the national, provincial and local governments who are responsible for the strategic level transport policy. MTE ensure that the policy objectives, resources and prerogatives of the authorities are integrated into one coherent strategic regional plan and executed systematically. Good practice examples show that MTE whose scope also includes other transport services, regulation of private transport, transport infrastructure, and mobility planning in general yield more effective results.

The SMMR Project in coorperatoin with the ASEAN Land Transport Working Group (LTWG) has developed and published a Toolbox for the Establishment of Metropolitan Transport Exectuives (MTE) in ASEAN Metropolitan Regions (Pdf). For more information please download and review the Toolbox (Pdf), included in English, Indonesian, Laotian, Thai and Vietnamese.

The SMMR Project is available to support its local partners in setting-up fit-for-purpose metropolitan transport executives. SMMR will incorportate this experience, consultations with the transport services industry, transport planning professionals and policy-makers in ASEAN, in close cooperation with the UITP Asia-Pacific Organising Authorities Platform into the Guideline.


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