Issue details


To approve new formal partnership agreements between commercial bus operators and the council using provisions under the Bus Services Act 2017. Agreements aim to contribute to better integrated and coordinated services on key routes into the city by reducing service duplication and bus ‘bunching’ at and between stops, thereby promoting bus travel and reducing harmful emissions from public transport.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significant effect on 2 or more wards;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 11/11/2022

Open/Exempt: Open;

Decision due: Between 1 Dec 2022 and 31 Jan 2023 by Deputy City Mayor - Transport, Clean Air and Climate Emergency

Lead member: Councillor Adam Clarke, Deputy City Mayor - Climate, Economy and Culture

Lead director: Andrew L Smith

Department: City Development & Neighbourhoods

Contact: Andrew Gibbons Email: Email:

Consultation process

Bus Partnership