Our organization

The Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) is an independent regulator and quasi-judicial tribunal which contributes to a competitive, economic, efficient and accessible national transportation system. It operates within the context of the very large and complex Canadian transportation system.

The CTA is comprised of up to five permanent and three temporary Members who act like administrative judges, and are appointed by the Governor in Council, as well as about 330 employees.


Our mandate

The CTA's mandate and powers as a regulator and tribunal.

Our values

The CTA's core values and expected behaviours that guide us in all activities related to our professional duties.

Our independence

The CTA  has a duty to be independent and impartial to the extent determined by the laws voted by Parliament.

Strategic Framework 2021-2024

Proud of our history, ready for the future.

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