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Policy submissions

We seek to make contributions to assist in the development of all official policy and guidance relevant to walking, cycling and public transport.


Environmental Audit Committee – HM Treasury and Sustainability Inquiry Sustrans response February 2016
Department for Transport: Appraisal in investment decisions regarding value of time research and implementation Sustrans response January 2016
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Draft Air Quality Plans

Sustrans response
as part of Healthy Air Campaign

November 2015
Department for Transport: Changes to guidance on the use of tactile paving surfaces Sustrans response November 2015



Draft Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy for England Sustrans response May 2016
Greater Manchester Low Emission Strategy and Air Quality Action Plan consultation Sustrans response May 2016
North East Combined Authority - Our Journey Manifesto consultation Sustrans response April 2016
West Midlands rail franchise consultation Sustrans response March 2016
Sport England: Strategy Consultation  Sustrans response February 2016
Department for Communities and Local Government: National Planning Policy - consultation on proposed changes Sustrans response February 2016
West of England Joint Planning: Joint Transport Study Sustrans response January 2016
West of England Joint Planning: Joint Spatial Plan: Issues and Options Sustrans response January 2016
National Infrastructure Commission: call for evidence on connecting northern cities Sustrans response January 2016
Sustrans response December 2015
Birmingham City Council: Birmingham Road Safety Strategy Sustrans response November 2015
Cambridgeshire County Council: Cambridge Access Study Sustrans response November 2015
West Midlands Integrated Transport Authority: Strategic Plan "Movement for Growth" Sustrans response October 2015



Sustrans response October 2016
Traffic congestion in London - Transport Committee Call for Evidence Sustrans response September 2016
East - West Cycle Superhighway from Paddington to Wood Lane Sustrans response March 2016
Cycle Superhighway Route 11 between Swiss Cottage and the West End Sustrans response March 2016
North-South Cycle Superhighway (CS6) between Stonecutter Street and Kings Cross Sustrans response March 2016
Improvements to Highbury Corner for pedestrians and cyclists Sustrans response March 2016
Further improving lorry safety in London Sustrans response March 2016
National Infrastructure Commission: call for evidence on London's transport infrastructure Sustrans response January 2016
Transport for London: Crossrail 2 Sustrans response January 2016
Waltham Forest Council: Lea Bridge Road scheme - sections D, E, F and G Sustrans response December 2015
Labour Party: Labour's manifesto for London Sustrans response November 2015
Transport for London: Silvertown Tunnel scheme Sustrans response November 2015
Waltham Forest Council: Lea Bridge Road scheme - sections B and C Sustrans response November 2015
Further proposals for a new cycle route on Spur Road Sustrans response October 2015

We have listed submissions from the past 12 months. If you would like copies of archived submissions on topics including transport, health, planning and communities please email