Guidance

Strategic highways company: framework

Defines the overall governance framework and relationship between government and Highways England, the strategic highways company.

Documents

Highways England framework document

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Highways England framework document annex C: protocol agreement

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Detail

This framework document defines the relationship between the Department for Transport (DfT) and the strategic highways company, Highways England. In particular it describes governance arrangements including:

  • roles and responsibilities
  • day-to-day ways of working
  • how DfT will work with and support Highways England in achieving its objectives
  • how the company will be held to account for its performance