Midlands Connect Partnerships

Midlands Connect is a collaboration of local authorities, local enterprise partnerships, Network Rail, Highways England, central government and the business community working together to produce a transport strategy for the Midlands.

Greater Birmingham & Solihull

  • Birmingham City Council
  • Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council

The Black Country LEP

  • Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Wolverhampton City Council

Coventry & Warwickshire LEP

  • Coventry City Council
  • Warwickshire County Council

Worcestershire LEP

  • Worcestershire County Council

The Marches LEP

  • Telford and Wrekin Council
  • Herefordshire Council
  • Shropshire Council

Stoke on Trent & Staffordshire LEP

  • Staffordshire County Council
  • Stoke on Trent City Council


  • Derby City Council
  • Derbyshire County Council
  • Nottingham City Council
  • Nottinghamshire County Council

Leicester and Leicestershire LEP

  • Leicester City Council
  • Leicestershire County Council

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

  • Lincolnshire County Council
  • North East Lincolnshire Council
  • North Lincolnshire Council

Government & National

  • Birmingham Airport
  • Chambers of Commerce
  • Department for Transport
  • East Midlands Airport
  • Highways England
  • HS2
  • Network Rail


  • Midlands Connect Strategic Board
  • Partnership Advisory Board
  • Programme Steering Group
  • Technical Advisory Group (TAG)
  • TAG Sub Groups
  • Project Team