The Directorate has a Secretariat in Lilongwe along Paul Kagame Road and four Regional offices in Lilongwe, Blantyre, Zomba and Mzuzu.

DRTSS Head Office,                                                                                       DRTSS Regional Office Centre,

Private Bag 257,                                                                                              P.O. Box 101,

Lilongwe.                                                                                                          Lilongwe.

Tel: 01 756 398/ 177/181/0995008482                                                           Tel: 01 756 042


DRTSS Regional Office South,                                                                      DRTSS Regional Office East,

P.O. Box 30177,                                                                                                P.O. Box 315,

Blantyre 3.                                                                                                        Zomba.

Tel: 0995008502                                                                                              Tel: 01 527 955 / 0995008509


DRTSS Regional Office North,

P.O. Box 115,


Tel: 01 312 323 / 0995008459


Toll free: 4040 for Airtel Subscribers only


The Directorate of Road Traffic and Safety Services (DRTSS) is a regulatory arm under the Ministry of Transport and Public Works. DRTSS is responsible for the regulation of the road transport industry through traffic law enforcement, development of polices, standards and practices; and provide civic education on road safety to all road users in order to ensure well-coordinated, efficient, reliable, sustainable and safe national road transport system.

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Contact infoOur Location and Phone Numbers

The Director,

Directorate of Road Traffic & Safety Services,

  P/Bag 257 Lilongwe

 Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  Tel: +265 1 756 138 ,

Cell; +265 995008482,

Toll Free; 4040.