Transport improvements and initiatives

It is vital that Calderdale has a strong and sustainable local transport system.

20mph speed limit

Over four years (2015 to 2018) the Council is introducing 20mph speed limits in many residential areas of Calderdale.


A629 Improvements

A major improvement programme along the A629 Halifax to Huddersfield to improve journey times and ease congestion.


A646 Burnley Road Speed Limit

We are reducing the speed limit on the length of the A646 Burnley Road, Luddendenfoot between the junction with Ewood Drive, Mytholmroyd and Rock Cliffe Mount, Luddendenfoot. The speed limit will be reduced from 50mph to 40 mph.


Battinson Road speed reduction

The Council intend to introduce measures to reduce vehicle speeds and numbers on Battinson Road.


Calderdale The Next Chapter

We are working with collaborators and partners to improve Calderdale, with major investments in transport, public spaces and business premises.


Car sharing scheme

Information about the Calderdale car sharing scheme and how it can save time and money for commuters.


Cycling Strategy

This cycling strategy has been developed to complement our overarching Transport Strategy and ‘Active Calderdale’.


Department for Transport funding

Local Highway Authorities receive funding from the Department for Transport each year to carry out highway maintenance - see details of work that has been carried out and work planned.


Greetland Road speed limit

The B6113 has been listed on the Council's 'sites for concern' programme, after 11 reported accidents occurred in the years 2009 to 2014; two of the accidents resulted in a fatality. The current speed limit on this length of road is 50mph.


Highway Asset Management Strategy & Policy 2015

Highway Asset Management Strategy & Policy 2015


Minor traffic and parking improvement scheme

The Council has a formal policy for assessing and implementing minor traffic and parking improvement schemes which allows requests to be dealt with in a fair and consistent way through a simple prioritisation system.


Traffic Regulation Orders

Details of current and forthcoming Traffic Regulation Orders (TROs)


Transport strategy

By the end of the Local Plan period in 2031, Calderdale’s transport system aims to underpin economic prosperity, high rates of productivity, a dynamic labour market, social cohesion and a healthy environment.


Travel Plans

Information on Workplace Travel Plans, the West Yorkshire Travel Plan Network and School Travel Plans.