Capital Programme

Nestrans has been awarded £2.172 million in 2023-24 by Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire Councils to fund strategic transport improvements across the region. This is supplemented by an agreed continuation of funding from 2022/23 of just over £3.4 million.


The funding is being allocated to:

As at 30 June 2023

Active Travel – £2,839,689

  • A96 Kintore / Blackburn Cycleway
  • A90 Ellon / Foveran / Newburgh
  • Inverurie – North/South links to new Academy.
  • Corsemanhill Drive, Inverurie
  • Ellon Integrated Travel Town (ITT) projects
  • Kennethmont Footway
  • A92 Balmedie / Blackdog – Shared Use Path
  • Future walking and cycling schemes in new 6 ITTs
  • Cycle Repair Stations in Aberdeenshire
  • F&B Way Bridges installation
  • F&B Way Access Point improvements
  • Aberdeen Core Path improvements
  • Craigshaw Dr cycle route.
  • Farburn Terr/Wellheads Cycle Link
  • A947 Improvements
  • A93 Improvements
  • A92 Improvements
  • A944/A9119 Active Travel OBC
  • A90 Murcar North
  • Marywell Cycle Route
  • Hazledene Road CP61 footpath upgrade
  • Denburn Restoration Project
  • Aberdeen Bike Hire infrastructure support
  • River Dee active travel crossing
  • South College St Phase 2
  • CP83 Souterhead Rd to Cove Crescent
  • Cycle advance stop lines and advisory lining in Aberdeen
  • Active Travel network development
  • A96 Dyce Cycle Track

Bus – £1,078,821

  • RTPI E-paper Major Component Replacements
  • High Spec Shelters in Aberdeenshire
  • Blackdog Turning Circle
  • Methlick Turning Circle
  • A93 Crathes access to bus services improvement
  • Assessment of Cumulative impact of Bus Partnership Fund and Aberdeen traffic interventions
  • A947 multi modal corridor study
  • A93 multi modal corridor study
  • A92 multi modal corridor study
  • Bus Stop Upgrades in Aberdeen

Park & Ride – £119,000

  • Oldmeldrum Interchange Hub
  • Ellon Park & Ride Phase 3

Reducing Emissions – £677,388

  • Electric Vehicle Charging Points in Aberdeenshire

Road Network – £218,079

  • King George VI Bridge
  • ANPR Monitoring Sites

Road Safety – £351,027

  • A947 Road Improvement Strategy Actions
  • General Road Safety Improvements

Access for All and Places for People– £289,152

  • Peterhead Bus Interchange

Keeping up to date

Did you know that you can keep up to date with all of our individual projects, and the spend to date, as part of our Progress Report? This is presented at each of our board meetings throughout the year.