Bus Services: Coventry

Department for Transport written question – answered on 3rd July 2018.

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Photo of Jim Cunningham Jim Cunningham Labour, Coventry South

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether he has made a recent assessment of trends in the number of bus routes in (a) Coventry and (b) Coventry South constituency; and if he will make a statement.

Photo of Nusrat Ghani Nusrat Ghani Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport), Assistant Whip (HM Treasury)

Bus operators must register their services with a traffic commissioner in the traffic area in which the service operates. The table below shows the number of live local bus registrations in the West Midlands Traffic Area as at 31 March of each year. There have been more local bus registrations in 2017, than there were in 2011.

Live local bus service registrations in the West Midlands Traffic Area, as at 31 March, 2011 to 2017

Year

Live local bus registrations

2011

2,221

2012

2,111

2013

1,991

2014

1,632

2015

1,779

2016

1,694

2017

2,388

Source: Traffic Commissioners' annual reports

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