Transport for London Business Plan 2019-20 to 2023-24 (2)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2019-01-17
Session date: 
January 17, 2019
Reference: 
2019/0242
Question By: 
Caroline Russell
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

The Transport for London Business Plan 2019-20 to 2023-24 says that £1,442 million will be spent on Healthy Streets over this period. In your manifesto you pledged to increase spending on cycling and, in answer to my question 2018/0092, you said you would spend an average of £169 million per year. What is the current average spend on cycling over this new business plan?

Answer

Transport for London Business Plan 2019-20 to 2023-24 (2)

Transport for London Business Plan 2019-20 to 2023-24 (2)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The average allocation per year on cycling over the five years from 2019-20 to 2023-24 is set at £214m, a 27 per cent increase compared to the previous business plan allocation (2018/19 to 2022/23).  This is analysed in the table below.

Average business plan cycling allocation 2019/20 to 2023/24

 

 

£m

Healthy Streets cycling programme

123

Other cycling infrastructure

78

Non infrastructure

17

Overprogramming

-4

Average cycling spend

214