Annual assessment of National Highways


This content and related publications refer to our annual assessment of National Highways.

National Highways is the government-owned company responsible for the strategic road network – the motorways and major A-roads in England.

Every year we publish an annual assessment setting out how National Highways has performed over the previous year.

We published our most recent assessment on 18 July 2023.

Our key messages focus on: 

  • efficiency
  • enhancements
  • asset management
  • environmental performance 

We have also published a consultancy report on biodiversity.

Related publications and previous assessments are listed below. For earlier publications visit the National Archives.

Previous assessments (HTML versions)