In his capacity as Ruler of Dubai, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has issued Decree No (17) of 2015 forming the Board of Executive Directors of Dubai’s Road and Transport Authority (RTA).
Pursuant to the Decree, RTA’s Director General preside over the Board of Executive Directors that is composed of the chief executive officers of Traffic and Roads Agency, Public Transport Agency, Rail Agency, Licensing Agency, Strategy and Corporate Governance, Corporate Technical Support Services and Corporate Administrative Support Services. Further, the Decree authorizes RTA’s Director General and Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors to add new members from RTA’s employees to the Board.
This Decree complements Law No (15) of 2015 which partially amends Law No (17) of 2005 on the establishment of Dubai’s Road and Transport Authority. The Decree aims to institutionalize the membership of RTA’s Board of Executive Directors based on RTA’s organization structure.
This Decree is valid from date of issuance and to be published in the Official Gazette.