Research and analysis

Future of mobility: governance of UK transport infrastructures

An evidence review looking across the UK at the different transport governance arrangements, how they vary by mode and might change out to 2040.


Governance of UK Transport Infrastructures

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The summary report examines transport governance and how it might change in the future. The annex has additional detail broken down by mode and includes case studies.

Key points include:

  • how transport governance varies by country
  • impact of emerging transport technology on governance
  • implications of governance on roll-out of new technology
Published 31 January 2019