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section 1 of the Transport Board is the main responsible for
legislation, authorisation and supervision of
the transport field.
Transportation Board shall ensure that the transport policy
objectives are achieved. Activities will focus in particular on contributing
into an internationally competitive, environmentally friendly
and safe transport system. Regulation (2010:182).
section 2 of the Transportation Board's supervision shall, in accordance with the
regulations that apply to each area, exercised
1. over the rail, Metro and tram systems,
2. over the civilian maritime traffic, in particular maritime safety,
maritime and port security,
3. over civil aviation, in particular air safety and
aviation security, and
4. within the road transport system.
paragraph 3 of the Transport Board shall be responsible in particular for questions about
1. requirements on the infrastructure, vehicles, ships and aircraft,
2. qualification requirements and permissions,
3. requirements for infrastructure managers, trafikorganisatörer and
4. traffic rules, use of infrastructure, facilities and
5. market access conditions and the conditions of competition, and
6. conditions for travelers and those who buy
freight transport services. Regulation (2012:792).
section 4 of the Swedish Transport Agency to fulfil within their area of responsibility
information under EU legal acts and other international
Transportation Board shall particularly assist the Government with
preparatory work in the international cooperation in
1. The International Maritime Organization (IMO),
2. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO),
3. Organisation for international carriage by rail (OTIF),
4. The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe
(UNECE) on transport issues. Regulation (2012:792).
4 a of the Transportation Board shall notify the OTIF which lines to
Sea to be entered in or deleted from the CIV-each
CIM list referred to in article 24 of the Treaty on the international
carriage by rail (COTIF) of 9 May 1980, as amended by
the amending Protocol of 3 June 1999. Transportation Board shall
also submit applications for validation of technical standards and
the adoption of a technical regulation within the meaning of article 5 and 6 in Appendix
(F) of the Treaty. Regulation (2015:347).
§ 5 Transport Agency responsible for
1. register of railway infrastructure and railway vehicles,
2. aircraft-and the enrolment register;
3. the ships and seamen's registry,
4. registration of agreement about boat construction advances, and
5. the road traffic register.
section 6 of the Transport Agency has regulatory responsibility for
air navigation services for civil and military aviation.
The Swedish Transport Agency shall draw up an agreement with the armed forces of
regarding the practical application of administrative responsibility for
air navigation services relating to military aviation.
section 7 of the Transport Board may enter into agreements with the competent
authorities in other countries on the recognition of the Swedish
evidence in the maritime field. Regulation (2015:10).
section 8 Transport Board, in addition to its supervision under
Railway Act (2004:519) monitor the markets for
train services, including the markets for
rail transport, work effectively from a
the competitive perspective.
The head of the executives referred to in Chapter 8.
3 c and 3 d of the Railway Act. Regulation (2015:362).
§ 9 Transport Board may sell the information to the authorities and
individual from that part of the road traffic register which relates to the
vehicle registration and which the Board of Directors for the regulation
(2001:650) on road traffic register. Information may be disclosed to
Terminal, on medium for automatic data processing or
Data relating to the data subject's personal circumstances
may not be sold, if they are likely to pose a threat to his
section 10 Transportation Board shall ensure that the regulatory framework and
routines that authority disposes of is cost effective
and easy for citizens and businesses. Regulation (2010:182).
10 a of the Transportation Board shall for the operational activities
that authority is conducting for the performance of the Swedish
obligations as flag State to have a quality management system in
accordance with article 8(1) of the European Parliament and of the Council
Directive 2009/21/EC of 23 april 2009 on discharge of
flag State obligations. Regulation (2011:674).
section 11 of the Transport Agency shall annually
1. disclose the Agency's actions to contribute to a
climate-efficient transport system,
2. present the results of the Agency's oversight of State
3. provide traffic analysis in its mission to to the Government
a follow-up of the objectives of transport policy.
11 a of the Swedish Transport Agency responsible for research and
innovation that is justified by the authority.
section 12 of the Swedish Transport Agency shall consult with the FCA in
competition issues and report abuses to the work.
12 a of the Transport Board may, within its area of operation
interact with other players and take measures in order to achieve
the transport policy objective consideration of security. The measures
taken will effectively contribute to the goal
are met. Regulation (2015:10).
12 b of the Transport Board may, within its area of operation
interact with, and otherwise provide assistance to conduct
external relations with regard to foreign authorities and
organizations in matters primarily concerned the rule development and
certification. Regulation (2015:10).
section 13 Transport Board shall in its field of activity
provide a basis for the application of Chapter 5.
the environmental code. Regulation (2011:1226).
section 14 Transport Board shall ensure that the generation of the target
for the environmental work and environmental quality objectives that Parliament has
established accessible and shall, where necessary, propose measures for
development of environmental work.
Transportation the Governing Board shall, in respect of their environmental performance report
environmental protection agency and consult with the work of the
reporting as needed. Regulation (2011:1226).
section 15 of the Swedish Transport Agency is headed by a Board of Directors.
section 16 of the Board of Directors shall consist of not less than five and not more than nine
members. Regulation (2010:182).
16 a of the Board may assign to the head of that
decide the Swedish Transport Agency's regulations.
16 b of the rule in paragraph 16 (a) does not apply to measures
particular fundamental importance or otherwise of major
weight. Regulation (2010:182).
section 17 the Director General is the head of Government.
17 a section/entry into force: 04/15/2016
There is a Deputy Director General at the Swedish Transport Agency.
Staff disciplinary board
section 18 At the Swedish Transport Agency, there shall be a
staff disciplinary board.
Applicability of certain regulations
section 19 of the Transport Agency to apply
internal audit regulation (2006:1228) and
the staff representatives Ordinance (1987:1101).
section 20 of the Transport Board may provide for fees
1. for the activities in the field of aviation, and
2. for activities referred to in paragraphs 9 and 12 (b).
This Regulation shall enter into force on the 1st October 2010 for
16 b, 1 July 2010 for 15-16 a section and the
april 1, 2010.
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