Surface and Marine Transport Regulatory Authority

The Surface and Marine Transport Regulatory Authority (SUMATRA) is a multi-sectoral regulatory agency established by an Act of Parliament (No. 9) of 2001 to regulate Rail, Road and Maritime transport services in the United Republic of Tanzania

The SUMATRA Act came into force on 15th August, 2004 as per Government Notice No. 297 published on 20th August, 2004.