Issue details

Zero Emission Bus Regional Areas (ZEBRA) Funding Application

To seek Cabinet approval to move forward with the ZEBRA project should the funding bid be successful, and to put in place the legal and financial mechanisms to manage this ZEBRA funding as intended by Government and set out in Gloucestershire’s funding application.

Decision type: Key

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

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 12/02/2024

Decision due: 27 Mar 2024 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr Philip Robinson, Cabinet Member for Education, Skills and Bus Transport

Background papers

  • If Gloucestershire’s ZEBRA bid is successful, it will be published here: Bus service improvement plan (BSIP) | Gloucestershire County Council  
  • Government ZEBRA fund guidance: Apply for zero emission bus funding (ZEBRA 2) - GOV.UK (  
  • Gloucestershire Bus Service Improvement Plan (BSIP): Gloucestershire Bus Strategy | Gloucestershire County Council  
  • GCC Ultra Low Emission Vehicle Strategy 2021: Gloucestershire County Council Ultra Low Emission Vehicle Strategy  
  • Gloucestershire’s Local Transport Plan 2020 - 2041: Gloucestershire LTP 2020-2041 | Gloucestershire County Council