Issue details

National Bus Strategy

To seek Cabinet approval for the submission of Wiltshire Councils Bus Service Improvement Plan (BSIP) as required by the Department for Transport under the governments new National Bus Strategy

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Policy Framework Change;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 16/08/2021

Decision due: 12 Oct 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr Dr Mark McClelland

Department: Leisure, Culture & Communities

Contact: Jason Salter, Head of Passenger Transport Email: Tel: 01225 713334.

Consultation process

A snap survey has been produced and distributed publicly and open for 4 weeks closing on the 20th August. This will provide a "high level" indication of what the public deems both positive and negative about current bus provision in Wiltshire and what would encourage increased usage.


The general public and key stakeholders.

Agenda items


  • National Bus Strategy