Ministerial role

Minister of State for Transport

Responsibilities

The minister is responsible for:

  • HS2 – Phase Two
  • rail – funding and futures (including RIS, SOFA, ORR, stations policy)
  • cities and urban renewal (including growth deals and Heseltine Review)
  • localism and devolution
  • local connectivity (including smart ticketing, buses, taxis, light rail and trams)
  • accessibility and equalities
  • future transport (including OLEV)
  • natural environment (including biofuels)
  • SMEs
  • international

Previous holders of this role

  1. Baroness Kramer

    • 2013 to 2015

Announcements

Get updates to this list email feed

Copy and paste this URL in to your feed reader

  1. Government revs up motorcycle market

    • Press release
  2. Smart travel gains momentum across the country

    • News story
  3. Black taxis go green with £45 million government investment

    • Press release
  4. Cyclists in Brighton benefit from £1.5 million cycle hub

    • News story
  5. Changes to DVLA’s telephone translation service

    • Press release
  6. Extra funding for station improvements

    • News story
  7. £3 million green bus funding to help clean up town and city air

    • News story
  8. £65 million funding for ultra-low emission cities and green buses

    • Press release
  9. Government departments sign up to ‘green revolution’

    • News story
  10. Regulation change to support children with disability

    • News story