Regional Transport Office, TALCHER came into force w.e.f 02.03.2014 after bifurcation from RTO Office, Angul as per Govt. Notification No.5207/T Dt 08.07.2013 & No.1164/T Dt19.02.2014 of Commerce & Transport Department, Odisha, Bhubaneswar. And this office is entrusted with the responsbility of providing an efficent public transportation system, control of vehicular pollution, registration of vehicles in Talcher, issuance of Driving licences, issuance of various permits, collections of road taxes. The department also entrusted in policy-making, co-ordination, implementation, monitoring and regulatory functions of all the Transport related aspects of Mining city Talcher. And it has been working under the jurisdiction of Angul district.