"Rīgas satiksme" is a Riga municipal limited liability company founded on February 20, 2003.
The company provides public transport services in Riga, offers various types of transport for rent, as well as operates Riga municipal parking lots.
In January 2005, following the merger of four Riga municipal companies – SIA "Rīgas satiksme", SIA "Tramvaju un trolejbusu pārvalde", SIA "Rīgas autostāvvietas" and SIA "Rīgas domes autobāze", "Rīgas satiksme" became one of the largest municipal companies of Riga city. At present it employs almost 4500 people.
The income of "Rīgas satiksme" consists of the company’s own income from the services provided and the municipal subsidy for the public transport service.
"Rīgas satiksme" provides the following services:
- tram service (224 trams, 9 tram routes);
- trolleybus service (267 trolleybuses, 19 trolleybus routes);
- bus service (432 buses, 52 bus routes);
- parking services (4860 parking lots).
Starting from May 1, 2009, only electronic payments are accepted in Riga public transport.
The company has implemented and maintains an integrated management system, which fully meets the requirements of ISO 9001:2008 and OHSAS 18001:2007 standards and should be evaluated as efficient.