The GMA is a GPG Public Entity, listed under Schedule 3 of the PFMA, which derives its mandate primarily from the GMA Act. Legislative mandates of the GMA arise principally from the following:

  • ​GMA Amendment ACT 2 of 2017 (GMA Act);
  • ​The Gautrain Management Agency Act,​ 5 of 2006 (GMA Act);
  • Public Finance Management Act, Act 1 of 1999 (PFMA);
  • The Gauteng Transport Infrastructure Act, Act 8 of 2001 (GTIA); 
  • The Treasury Regulations and Section 76 of the PFMA;
  • The National Land Transport Act, Act 5 of 2009 (NLTA).

In addition to the legislative frameworks, the policy and strategic frameworks that impact on the functions of the GMA include

  • The Medium Term Strategic Framework (MTSF);
  • The New Growth Path (NGP);
  • The National Development Plan (NDP);
  • Gauteng Employment, Growth and Development Strategy (GEGDS);
  • Gauteng 25-Year Integrated Transport Master Plan (GITMP);
  • Gauteng Transport Implementation Plan – 5 Year (GTIP5);
  • Presidential Infrastructure Coordinating Commission (PICC);
  • The Public Service Corporate Governance of Information and Communication Technology Policy Framework;
  • The Public Sector Integrity Management Framework;
  • Protocol on Corporate Governance in the Public Sector.


Gautrain Management Agency Act​​

GMA Amendment ACT 2 of 2017
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GMA Amendment ACT 6 OF 2008
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GMA Amendment ACT 5 O​F 2006
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