Roles and Function of Traffic Department

  • Managed by Mr. Aldair Lima

  • One of the largest subdivisions of the Council’s Organizational formation.

  • To enforce the Motor Vehicle and Road Traffic Laws of Belize.(Issuing traffic tickets)

  • Promote and secure road safety for the well being of all citizens and visitors.

The Traffic Department works very closely with the Police department, Transport Board and the Ministry of Transport to continuously enforce, review and assess all its duties and responsibilities given under the law. The Department is responsible for a wide range of functions that are traffic related, some of which are as follows:

  • The Issuing and renewal of drivers’ license and vehicle license for all individuals and vehicles registered in Orange Walk town .

  • The Inspection of all modes of transportation that require a license under the law to traffic on any street.

  • The monitoring and supervision of all parades, funerals and similar activities which impede the normal flow of Traffic.

  • The regulation of Parking and all activities related to parking and commuting within the town.

  • The strategic placement of appropriate traffic signs throughout the town.

  • Public education on basic Traffic Laws.