Transport East is a relatively new regional transport body and is yet to develop a transport strategy or to consult on any powers it might wish for.
Area covered: Essex, Norfolk, Suffolk, Southend-on-Sea and Thurrock
Forum* members: Essex County Council, Norfolk County Council, Suffolk County Council, Southend on Sea Borough Council, Thurrock Council, 1 district council rep from each of the three counties, New Anglia LEP, South East LEP, Essex Chamber of Commerce, Norfolk Chamber of Commerce, Suffolk Chamber of Commerce, Highways England, Network Rail
*Forum – this term is used by other transport bodies to represent a broader stakeholder group. It is more of a board here.
Lead / hosting authority: Suffolk County Council
Statutory Status: Non-statutory
Transport Strategy: Currently being developed