Issue details

Leeds Safe Roads Vision Zero 2040 Strategy and Action Plan

The Leeds Safe Roads Vision Zero 2040 road safety strategy details how Leeds City Council and partners will work towards achieving our vision ‘to ensure that by 2040 no one is killed or very seriously injured on the roads in Leeds’.

Executive Board will be requested to:

a)  Agree to the adoption and publication of the Leeds Safe Roads Vision Zero 2040 Strategy and first Action Plan 2022-25.

b)  Accept an annual progress report of the Strategy and Action Plan.

c) Agree that the Director of City Development alongside the Chief Officer Highways and Transportation will lead on implementing the delivery of the Leeds Safe Roads Vision Zero 2040 Strategy and Action Plan.

d)  Note that future funding required to achieve our Vision Zero ambition in Leeds will be identified through work on delivery plans.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 23/08/2022

Decision due: 21 Sep 2022 by Executive Board

Lead director: Director of City Development

Department: City Development

Contact: Lynsey McGarvey, Principal Transport Planner 01133784157 Email:

Consultation process

Extensive engagement has taken place during the consultation phase.


·  All ward councillors

·  The West Yorkshire Combined Authority

·  Leeds residents and businesses

·  Third sector interest groups

·  Emergency Services

·  Public transport operators

·  WY districts

Portfolio Holder: Executive Member for Infrastructure and Climate


Agenda items


  • The report to be issued to the decision maker with the agenda for the meeting