• Transport organs

     ASEAN Transport Ministers (ATM) Meeting, as the highest ASEAN transport body, shall set policy directions in the transport sector and discuss issues of common interest. The ASEAN Senior Transport Officials Meeting, as the executive body, shall supervise, coordinate, and review programmes as well as directions set by ASEAN Transport Ministers.

    The existing working groups, namely: ASEAN Air Transport Working Group, ASEAN Land Transport Working Group, ASEAN Maritime Transport Working Group, and ASEAN Transport Facilitation Working Group shall be continued as the principal coordinating and implementing arms of the ASEAN Senior Transport Officials Meeting (STOM) in carrying out the various programmes, projects and activities of the sectoral areas as specified in the ASEAN Transport Strategic Action Plan 2016-2025. Transport bodies which have been established or designed for specific activity under specific agreements shall also continue their work. The transport organs and the organizational structure are as follows:

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Organisational Structure of ASEAN Transport Cooperation

chart ATM structure


  • Chairmanship and Vice-Chairmanship

Chairmanship and Vice-Chairmanship of ATM-STOM, Working Groups and Sub-Working Groups, unless otherwise agreed by the concerned body, shall be on rotation basis or alphabetical order.

Chairmanship of ATM and STOM shall be for a period of 1 year and chairmanship of Working Group shall be for a period of 2 years. Vice-Chairman shall assume chairmanship of the respective meetings thereafter.

The Member States assuming the chairmanship of the ATM-STOM, Working Group and Sub-Working Group shall be the host of the meetings, unless otherwise agreed by the concerned body.

The chairmanship and vice-chairmanship for transport meeting will be, as follows:

Chairmanship of STOM-ATM

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