CHAPTER 167
HIGHWAYS ACT

[SUBSIDIARY LEGISLATION]

INDEX TO SUBSIDIARY LEGISLATION

   NOTICES

      The Highways (Appointment of Road Authorities) Notice

      The Delegation of Powers Notice

      The Declaration of Public Highways Notice

   ORDERS

      The Highways (Classification of Highways) Order

      The Establishment of the Central Roads Board Order

   RULES

      The Highways (Railway Crossings) Rules

      The Highways (Width of Highways) Rules

NOTICES

THE HIGHWAYS (APPOINTMENT OF ROAD AUTHORITIES) NOTICE

(Section 9(1))

G.N. No. 70 of 1967

   1. This Notice may be cited as the Highways (Appointment of Road Authorities) Notice.

   2. The duties of constructing, altering, maintaining and supervising the highways specified in the first column of the Schedule have been apportioned by the President to the road authorities specified at the corresponding places in the second column of the said Schedule.

   3. [Revokes Notice No. 16 published on 6th January, 1967.]

SCHEDULE

FIRST COLUMN
Highways

SECOND COLUMN
Road Authority

All trunk roads, Tanzania main roads local main roads and regional roads in the areas of cities or municipalities.

The Director of Roads and Aerodromes, Ministry of Communications and Works

All trunk roads, territorial main roads, local main roads and regional roads in the areas of cities or municipalities.

The city council or municipal council, within whose area the highway is situated.

All District roads

The City council, municipal council or district council within whose jurisdiction the highway is situated.

THE DELEGATION OF POWERS NOTICE

(Section 9(3))

G.N. No. 354 of 1960

   1. The powers and duties of a road authority are hereby delegated to the public officers set forth in the first column of the Schedule in respect of the highways specified opposite thereto in the second column of the said Schedule.

   2. [Revokes General Notice No. 1813 of 1950.]

SCHEDULE

FIRST COLUMN

SECOND COLUMN

(1)   The respective Regional Engineers of the Ministry of Communications and Works, for the areas of which they are in charge.

   (a)   All Tanzania local main roads, except the local main road between Olodoare (Lodoro Gate) and the Ngorongoro District Office in the Masai District;

   (b)   All district roads in–

      The Lake Region (excluding Ukerewe Island); The Northern Region excluding the Monduli and Loliondo Divisions of the Masai District);

      The Tanga Province (excluding: District Roads in the Handeni District other than the Mkata-Segera road; District roads in the Pangani District south of the Pangani River;

      District roads in the Pare District);

      The Western Region;

      The Dodoma District;

      The Kilosa District;

      The Ulanga District;

   (c)   the Njiapanda-Wami River-Sadani-Tanga region Border District road.

(2)   The respective District Commissioners, for the Districts of which they are charged.

All district roads not under the authority of a Regional Engineer by virtue of item (1) above.

(3)   The District Officer in charge of the Ngorongoro Division of the Masai District.

The local main road between Olodoare (Lodoro Gate) and the Ngorongoro District Office in the Masai District.

THE DECLARATION OF PUBLIC HIGHWAYS NOTICE

(Section 11)

G.N. No. 472 of 1962

   1. The Highways specified in Part 1 of the Schedule hereto shall be opened and such highways are declared to be public highways for the purposes of the Highways Act.

   2. It is hereby declared that the existing public highways specified in Part 2 of the Schedule hereto shall cease to be public highways for the purposes of the Highways Act.

SCHEDULE

PART 1
NEW PUBLIC HIGHWAYS

Region

District

Route

Approx.
Length Miles

Tanga

Pangani

Mwera-Msubugwe-Handeni District Border

15

Lushoto

Sunga-Mtae

5

Tanga

Manga Bridge-Mkwamtili

14

Pare

Usangi Kisombogha

4

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