Decision details

Delivery of the Active Travel Capability and Ambition Fund 22-23

Decision Maker: Executive Director: Growth and Regeneration

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Dept for Transport announced the Active Travel Revenue funding allocations for 22/23. This funding source follows on from the Local Authority Capability Fund 21/22. The decision to accept this funding via WECA has allowed the council to continue with the delivery of supporting the development of infrastructure schemes; support access to new and existing employment, education and training; actively promote increased levels of physical activity through walking, cycling linked to the delivery of effective infrastructure and to raise the profile of cycling and walking within authorities.


Decision to accept the funding award from the West of England Combined Authority for the delivery of the Active Travel Capability and Ambition Fund 22-23. The total value over 1 year is £338,647.

Alternative options considered:

Option 1 - No other options were considered. The decision was to accept funding allocated via WECA by the Dept for Transport to the council for continuing with an existing workstream to promote and support the capital infrastructure schemes.
Option 2 -
Option 3 -

Publication date: 20/03/2023

Date of decision: 14/03/2022