Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (LAMATA) is the transport planning, implementing, regulating and franchising authority of the Lagos State Government. LAMATA is structured to re-focus, re-design and develop all aspects of the State urban transportation system.
LAMATA is managed by a lean bureaucracy of in-house professionals, supported by contractors and consultants for prompt comprehensive service delivery. The organizational structure consisted of five  core departments namely,
- Finance and Management Information System,
- Corporate and Investment Planning,
- Bus System,
- Road and Infrastructure.
- Rail Transportation
six  supporting units namely,
Procurement, Admin. and Human Resources,
Traffic Management and Safety, Internal Audit and Media and Communication.