The county council as the Highway Authority has responsibility for strategic and local transport planning, transport policy, and highways development management.
Local Transport Plan
Local Transport Plans (LTPs) are statutory documents which set the strategy for the management, maintenance and development of the area's transport system.
Transport Development Management
Transport Development Management planning including advice on when planning permission is required.
- Local Pinch Point Fund
In January 2013 the Department for Transport (DfT) invited Local Authorities to bid to the £170 million Local Pinch Point Fund (LLPF) to remove bottlenecks on the local highway network which are impeding growth.