The purpose of the Act was to address increasing road congestion and to improve the quality of local bus services. It deals with important areas of public transport with particular attention to local bus services and sets out the Government’s intentions to amend the law relating to local authority responsibilities for a more consistent approach to local transport policies and planning. It also reforms existing law on road pricing schemes allowing for the operation of local and London road user charging schemes.

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