About Us

About Us

The West Midlands Integrated Transport Authority (ITA) is responsible for formulating the transport strategy and policy; incorporating strategic highways, Midland Metro, freight, rail, bus and rapid transit networks.

Midlands Connect

Midlands Connect is an ambitious initiative to identify and then realise the transport connectivity improvements that the Midlands need to maximise long-term regional economic growth.

Strategic Transport Plan

The West Midlands Strategic Transport Plan 'Movement for Growth' was approved by ITA on 17 December 2015.

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Latest News

Grand opening for Midland Metro to New Street station

Trams run to Birmingham's New Street station and Grand Central shopping centre as the city centre extension opens for business.

West Midlands Combined Authority

Check out information regarding the proposed West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA).

Transport Delivery

Centro’s role is to deliver the major public transport schemes and ensure improvements to bus, rail and tram services which people use every day. Centro works in partnership with operators and delivers sustainable travel initiatives.