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Minister seeks to appoint Chair to NTA Board

The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport is seeking expressions of interest for the appointment of a Chairperson to the Board of the National Transport Authority. This is a critically important position in providing strategic leadership to an organisation which is central to the State’s regulation, planning and development of public transport services and infrastructure…. [more]

Introductory Statement from Anne Graham, CEO of NTA to Seanad Committee on Brexit

Chairperson and members of the committee, thank you for the invitation to attend. I understand that the Committee wishes to focus today upon the impact on transport of the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union.  To assist me in dealing with your subsequent questions I am joined by Anneliese Jones, Public Transport… [more]

Smarter Travel Awards 2017 – Winners announced

Smarter Travel Awards recognise workplaces and campuses that support sustainable travel. [more]

Multimedia awards presented to ‘smarter’ students

Awards for Smarter Travel Multimedia projects by third-level design and technology students were presented by the National Transport Authority at the Belltable Arts Centre in Limerick on Thursday 6th April 2017. [more]

Leap Top-up App enhancement goes live

The latest version of National Transport Authority’s Leap Top-Up app goes live this week, with several innovative features being rolled out. [more]

WAV17 – Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle Grant Scheme 2017 opens today 3rd April

The Authority has opened a new Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle Grant Scheme today to support the wider availability of Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles (WAVs) in Ireland’s taxi fleet. The WAV17 – Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle Grant Scheme offers financial grant and training assistance, nationwide, of up to €10,000 for the purchase or conversion of a new WAV –… [more]

Bus Éireann industrial action

Bus Éireann services will not run from Friday 24th March 2017 due to industrial action, for more information see School Transport services,, Eurolines and cross-Border Translink operated services should not be affected by this industrial action. [more]

NTA announces plans to retain bus service connectivity

Response to the decision by Bus Éireann to withdraw from or reduce service on a small number of Expressway routes. [more]

No rural communities will be left behind

Introductory Statement from Anne Graham, Chief Executive Officer, National Transport Authority to the Oireachtas Transport Committee 22nd February 2017. [more]

NTA compliance officers in multi-agency enforcement operation

The operation was centred on the M1 motorway at junction 6, North and Southbound and connecting road networks, between the hours of 2am and 7am on Sunday 19th February 2017. [more]