Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority

Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority

The Combined Authority is made up of eight founding members across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. Each partner is represented by their leader at Combined Authority meetings.

Telephone: 01480 277 180
Address: 1/F The Incubator 2, Alconbury Weald Enterprise Campus, Alconbury Weald, Huntingdon
Postcode: PE28 4WX
Country: United Kingdom
Website: http://cambridgeshirepeterborough-ca.gov.uk/
Membership type:Charity <100 staff (£50+VAT pa)

The Combined Authority is made up of eight founding members across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough. Each partner is represented by their leader at Combined Authority meetings.

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What we do and the Combined Authority Board

The Combined Authority will be a lean and effective authority. Where possible, we will look to use existing resources whilst ensuring there is a relatively small investment available. This will allow us to create an effective team that will be essential in delivering our vision for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.  
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Who we are

In November 2016, all eight organisations agreed to pursue the devolution deal made with Central Government. From December 2016, the Shadow Combined Authority held monthly public meetings to progress the creation and formation of the authority. Following the signing of the Order by Communities Secretary, Sajid Javid, the first official meeting of the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority took place on 20th March 2017.
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Mayor

A Mayor gives the Combined Authority a focal point and will be the contact for Central Government, working hard to ensure the organisation works closely with them to deliver the best results for local people.
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Key study into Cambridgeshire Metro finds ‘compelling case’ to move forward with scheme

Key study into Cambridgeshire Metro finds ‘compelling case’ to move forward with scheme

A detailed report examining the feasibility of a metro system for Greater Cambridge and the wider region has found a 'compelling case' for the scheme.

22 March 2019Read in full

Combined Authority reveals plan for the year ahead

An important milestone has been reached as the 12 key projects that will be the focus of activity throughout 2019/20 at the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority were agreed.

31 January 2019Read in full

Combined Authority Board approves £10.5 million Wisbech road upgrade package

The Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority Board has approved allocating £10.5 million of funding to bring forward a package of improvements to the road system around Wisbech.

30 November 2018Read in full

Combined Authority launches bold, innovative and ambitious housing strategy

The Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority Board has today (September 26) agreed a bold, innovative and ambitious housing strategy to help tackle the region’s housing needs.

26 September 2018Read in full

Combined Authority welcomes groundbreaking independent report by UK’s top economists

The Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority (CPCA) today (Friday) welcomes the findings of an in-depth, independent study by leading economists and academics, revealing why this area is so important for the future of the UK economy and how we can build on that success.

14 September 2018Read in full