Decision details

Highways Asset Management Strategy & Policy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek approval of the updated 2022-2027 Highways Asset Management Plan and new approach.


It was agreed to make the following amendment to the Highway Asset Management Policy:


Page 101 of Addenda 1

Policy: AMP3

“The County Council will extend maintenance functions wherever possible to include for the betterment of walking, cycling, and other active/more sustainable transport choices (e.g. public transport)”


To append:

“and support the Council’s commitment to Vision Zero.”




a)              Approve adoption of the Highway Asset Management Policy Statement (Annex 1, as amended), Strategy document (Annex 2), and Plan document (Annex 3)


b)              Note the funding situation for Highway Maintenance summarised as Annex 4 that impacts on decisions and programmes which will be picked up through the normal budget setting process.


Report author: James Dance

Publication date: 21/09/2022

Date of decision: 20/09/2022

Decided at meeting: 20/09/2022 - Cabinet

Effective from: 29/09/2022

Accompanying Documents: