SPAD plans, regulates, and enforces all matters relating to land public transport and has jurisdiction over Peninsular Malaysia.
Planning power - Establishing a Master Plan to ensure a comprehensive, integrated and sustainable infrastructure development.
Regulatory power - Monitoring and regulating standard of performance of the industry’s operators through licensing.
Enforcement power - Encompassing powers to audit, investigate, compound/suspend/revoke operators' licenses. Additionally, to seize and auction vehicles for offenses relating to the illegal use of vehicles.