Active Travel England

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What we do

Active Travel England is the government’s executive agency responsible for making walking, wheeling and cycling the preferred choice for everyone to get around in England.

ATE is an executive agency, sponsored by the Department for Transport.

Read more about what we do


Our management

National Active Travel Commissioner
Chief Executive
Chief Operating Officer
Director of Inspections
Director of Planning and Development
Director of Data and Analysis
Expert adviser
Expert adviser
Expert adviser
Expert adviser
Non-executive board member
Non-executive board member
Remuneration Committee Chair, Non-executive board member
Non-executive board member
Non-executive board member, Audit and Risk Committee Chair
DfT Sponsor Director

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General enquiries

Statutory planning enquiries

For advice on Active Travel England’s status as a statutory consultee in the planning system.

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FOI Requests
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FOI Advice Team
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One Priory Square
TN34 1EA
United Kingdom


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