Issue details

Scheme development funding for M5 Junction 9 and A46 (Ashchurch) Strategic Transport Scheme in 2022/23

To delegate authority to the Executive Director for Economy, Environment and Infrastructure to procure professional services, in order to continue work towards delivering the M5 Junction 9 and A46 (Ashchurch) Transport Scheme.


To obtain approval to spend on delivering the Strategic Outline Case (SOC) and Outline Business Case (OBC) for M5 Junction 9 and A46 (Ashchurch) Transport Scheme and Options Appraisal Report. 

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000 and 2 Divisions affected;

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 21/02/2022

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - View reasons

Decision due: 22 Jun 2022 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr David Gray, Cabinet Member for Environment and Planning

Contact: Colin Chick, Executive Director of Economy, Economy and Infrastructure Email:

Background papers

  • • Gloucestershire County Council ‘M5 Junction 9 A46 cabinet report – March 2021  
  • • Gloucestershire Local Transport Plan (2020 – 2041)  
  • • Gloucestershire County Council Local Development Guide 2021  
  • Gloucestershire County Council Manual for Gloucestershire Streets July 2020