Land Transport Authority
|Land Transport Authority|
|Formed||September 1, 1995|
|Headquarters||1 Hampshire Road Singapore 219428|
|Agency executives||Michael LIM Choo San, Chairman
Chew Hock Yong, CEO
|Parent agency||Ministry of Transport (Singapore)|
The Land Transport Authority (Abbreviation: LTA; Chinese: 陆路交通管理局 (shortform: 陆交局); Malay: Penguasa Pengangkutan Darat; Tamil: நிலப் போக்குவரத்து வாரியம்) of Singapore is a statutory board of the Ministry of Transport. It was founded in 1 September 1995, by merging four agencies, which are Registry of Vehicles, Mass Rapid Transit Corporation, Roads & Transportation Division of the Public Works Department of Singapore and Land Transport Division of the then-Ministry of Communications. LTA leads the development of land transport in Singapore.