Highways Maintenance Capital Funding - Incentive Fund

In December 2014, the Secretary of State for Transport announced that £6 billion would be made available between 2015/16 and 2020/21 for local highway maintenance funding. Of this, £578 million was set aside for an incentive fund scheme to reward councils who demonstrate that they deliver value for money in carrying out cost effective improvements to the highway.

As a result, we have adopted an improved approach to managing highway infrastructure.

This approach is outlined in the following strategy documents: