Comprehensive National Transportation Master Plan (CNTMP)

Belize's First Comprehensive National Transportation Master Plan

The preparation of the Comprehensive National Transportation Master Plan for Belize (CNTMP) was coordinated by the Department of Public-Private Dialogue in the Office of the Prime Minister with funding for technical assistance from the Japan Special Fund of the Inter-American Development Bank. The CNTMP, completed in April 2018, was produced by Egis International in association with Transconsult through extensive stakeholder engagement over the course of 24 months.

What is the CNTMP?

This video provides a brief overview of the Comprehensive National Master Plan (CNTMP) of Belize.

CNTMP Informational Video - Road Infrastructure

This video provides a brief overview of the recommendations towards improving Belize’s National Road Infrastructure within the Comprehensive National Master Plan (CNTMP) of Belize.

CNTMP Informational Video - Aviation

This video provides a brief overview of the recommendations towards improving Belize’s Aviation sector within the Comprehensive National Master Plan (CNTMP) of Belize.

CNTMP Informational Video - Maritime

This video provides a brief overview of the recommendations towards improving Belize’s Maritime sector within the Comprehensive National Master Plan (CNTMP) of Belize.

CNTMP Informational Video - Public Transportation

This video provides a brief overview of the recommendations towards improving Belize’s Public Transportation sector within the Comprehensive National Master Plan (CNTMP) of Belize.

CNTMP Introductory Video - EDC

The Government of Belize (GOB), with technical assistance from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has undertaken the preparation of a Comprehensive National Transportation Master Plan (CNTMP).

Comprehensive National Transportation Master Plan (CNTMP)

The Government of Belize, with technical assistance from the Inter-American Development Bank has undertaken the preparation of a Comprehensive National Transportation Master Plan.

The result of extensive coordination with key relevant public authorities and a broad cross-section of private-sector stakeholders, this Master Plan is intended to serve as a holistic reference guide for: policy design, short, medium and long-term investments on infrastructure, institutional strengthening and private-sector engagement on opportunities related to the promotion of a Belizean transport sector that contributes to sustainable economic and social development.

 

Objectives of the Comprehensive National Transportation Master Plan (CNTMP)

This Comprehensive National Transportation Master Plan (CNTMP) aims to:

  1. Promote economic growth by reducing costs to market for the private-sector thus facilitating domestic and international trade;
  2. Improve public mobility, access to markets, employment and social, health and leisure facilities;
  3. Contribute to climate change mitigation and adaptation; and
  4. Ensure the financial, environmental and institutional sustainability of transport services.

The Medium & Long Term Action Plan and The Final CNTMP Report will be formally launched in May 2018.

CNTMP Reports

CNTMP Final Report - April 2018

CNTMP Final Report - April 2018

CNTMP Executive Summary - March 2018

CNTMP Executive Summary - March 2018

Base Line Analysis - April 2017

Base Line Report Analysis - April 2017

Short Term Action Plan - August 2017

Short Term Action Plan Report - August 2017

Demand and Scenarios - November 2017

Demand Forecast and Scenarios Modeling and Assessment Report - November 2017