The Road Freight Association (RFA) was established in 1975 to support its members, road freight operators in the following areas:

  • Lobbying and negotiating which influences the state of the industry
  • Negotiating rates
  • Upkeep of the road infrastructure
  • Road safety
  • Freight security
  • Driver interests
  • Cross-border transport
  • Education
  • Health
  • Fuel price
  • Law enforcement
  • Labour relations and many other issues related to road freight transport.


IRU is the world road transport organisation who represents the entire industry – bus, coach, truck and taxi, and drive the sustainable mobility of people and goods across the planet.