Decision details

Corridor Improvement Programme - Huddersfield Southern Corridor

Decision Maker: ARCHIVED - West Yorkshire and York Investment Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Approval for the scheme to progress through Activity 5 (Full Business Case with finalised costs).


(i)              That in respect of the Corridor Improvement Programme: Huddersfield Southern Corridors scheme the Investment Committee approves that:

(a)        The Huddersfield Southern Corridor scheme proceeds through decision point 4 and work commences on activity 5 (Full business case with finalised costs).

(b)        An indicative approval to the Combined Authority’s contribution of £10.42 million to be funded from the West Yorkshire plus Transport Fund, is given, with full approval to spend being granted once the scheme has progressed through the assurance process to decision point 5 (Full business case with finalised costs). The total scheme cost is £13.57 million.

(c)        Future approvals are made in accordance with the assurance pathway and approval route outlined in this report, which will be subject to the scheme remaining within the tolerances outlined in this report.


Report author: James Bennett

Publication date: 08/01/2021

Date of decision: 07/01/2021

Decided at meeting: 07/01/2021 - ARCHIVED - West Yorkshire and York Investment Committee

Effective from: 16/01/2021