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Be more transparent on forecasting future demand, DfT urged

Peter Stonham
02 November 2023
 

The Committee recommends that DfT should be more transparent and open to scrutiny in the way it judges the need for major new infrastructure projects.

Witnesses argued that the department is overly led by a “predict and provide” approach, where it seeks to deliver new road projects based on forecasts that congestion and demand from motorists will increase. “There is insufficient transparency on how these demand calculations are made, or whether DfT models alternative options...

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