Issue of the licences to carry out passengers and goods is regulated by „Republic of Lithuania Road Transport Code 19 November 1996 No. I-1628 (As amended by 19 March 2002 No. IX-790) and „The Rules for licensing road transport activities“ adopted by Government of the Republic of Lithuania 7 December 2011 by resolution No. 1434 „On the Rules for licensing road transport activities “.
A licence to engage in passenger carriage on long-distance routes and in international carriage of passengers and carriage of goods by road shall be issued by the State Road Transport Inspectorate under the Ministry of Transport and Communications. A licence to engage in local carriage of passengers and carriage by taxi cars shall be issued by the municipal institutions or the institutions authorised by them.
Issuance of licenses for economic and commercial railway transport activities and safety certificates for railway undertakings (operators) and the public railway infrastructure manager are regulated by Railway transport code of the
The State Railway Inspectorate issues licenses for economic and commercial railway transport activities, safety certificates for railway undertakings (operators) and the public railway infrastructure manager.
For operation of air services, operating licences are issued by the Civil aviation administration.
Certification and State control of companies rendering services related to safe shipping is executed by the Companies Certification Office of the Shipping Control Department of Lithuanian Maritime Safety Administration, pursuant to the legal procedures established by the laws of the
The Communications Regulatory Authority of the Republic of Lithuania is responsible for regulation of electronic communications activities.