Find out what it’s like to work with us and empower a thriving community.

Three examples of the type of work our staff do. One is a driving instructor, standing behind a car and signalling. Another is a maritime officer on a boat. The third are two staff near shipping containers, with a plane flying above.

Thinking about joining us?

When you join the Department of Transport you’ll be part of an organisation with a strong and clear purpose: a purpose that is built around delivering on the needs of local communities and ensuring they thrive.

Your contribution will help deliver exciting and innovative projects that connect millions of Western Australians to the people and places that matter to them. 

We put our customers at the centre of everything we do, coordinating the State’s transport operations, strategic planning and policy development, and delivering safe and sustainable transport services and projects across all modes of transport – roads, railways, air travel, paths and waterways.

Some of our recent or ongoing projects include:

Perth and Peel @ 3.5 million
A long-term growth strategy for land use and infrastructure planning for the Perth and Peel regions.

Driving Access and Equity Program
We deliver a range of licensing services to regional and remote Western Australian communities.

WA Bike Month
Every October we celebrate bike month to encourage people of all abilities and ages to ride bikes.

Regional Airfare Zone Cap scheme
A joint initiative between the State government and six airlines aimed at reducing resident fair prices.

WA Active Travel Strategy
Outlining a coordinated, consistent approach to increase active travel in Western Australia.

Read more about the diverse work of DoT in our Annual Report.

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