Issue details

West Sussex Bus Services Enhanced Partnership

The new Bus Back Better bus strategy for England was launched in March 2021.  The strategy outlines opportunities for Local Transport Authorities and Bus Operators to access £3bn of new funding towards improved bus services, as well as continuing to access COVID-19 recovery funding.  The first requirement for access to this new funding opportunity is achieved through the County Council committing to establishing statutory Enhanced Partnerships with the bus operators by the end of June 2021.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 26/05/2021

Decision due: June 2021 by Cabinet Member for Highways and Transport

Lead member: Councillor Joy Dennis

Contact: Bill Leath, Transport Bureau Manager Email: Tel: 033 022 25438.

Consultation process

Representations concerning this proposed decision can be made to the Cabinet Member for Highways and Transport, via the officer contact, by the beginning of the month in which the decision is due to be taken.


Bus companies

Democratic Services Contact: Judith Shore Tel: 033 022 26052


Background papers

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