The shareholder, Honorable MEC for the Department of Public Works, Roads and Infrastructure appoints the Board of Directors who carries the oversight responsibility for the functioning of RAL. Roads Agency Limpopo (RAL) is a statutory body established under an act of parliament, the Limpopo Province Roads Agency Proprietary Limited and Provincial Roads Amendment Act 03 of 2001. The Agency has been registered in terms of the Companies Act no 61 0f 1973. Its registered name is the Roads Agency Limpopo (Pty) Ltd. The Agency has been operational since 1999 and was established to own and manage the provincial road network of the Limpopo Province.