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Roads: Repairs and Maintenance

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 33639, tabled on 12 April 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what the average maintenance cost per lane mile incurred by the Highways Agency and Highways England was in each year between 2012-13 and 2015-16.

Answered on

18 April 2016

As reported in Annual Reports, the average maintenance cost per lane mile incurred by Highways England and formerly as the Highways Agency is:

2012-13: £40,000

2013-14: £44,000

2014-15: £51,000

2015-16: £50,000*

* figures for 2015 -16 have not yet been audited as part of the annual accounts, which form part of the Annual Report.

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