Decision details

Acceptance of the Local Transport Fund Grant from the Department for Transport Provided in Respect of Socially Necessary Bus Services

Reference: D449

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Highways, Assets and Transport

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek approval from the Cabinet Member to accept the Local Transport Fund (LTF) grant from the Department for Transport (DfT) of £1,040,961 which is provided under Section 31 of the Local Government Act, 2003. This funding is provided to English Local Transport Authorities (LTAs) for the provision of bus services which require local authority support, including tendered bus services and, for applicable areas, light rail/tram services (not relevant to Derbyshire). The funding is provided solely for these two transport services. LTAs will receive a single combined Grant for both transport modes, which LTAs will have autonomy over allocating.

Publication date: 25/05/2022

Date of decision: 25/05/2022

Effective from: 02/06/2022

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