To ask the Minister for Transport the anticipated income likely to derive from various toll roads on the basis of predicted traffic volumes; and if he will make a statement on the matter.
- Bernard J. Durkan.
For WRITTEN answer on Wednesday, 7th June, 2006.
Ref No: 21872/06 Proof: 148
Answered by Minister for Transport
(Martin Cullen T.D.)
The statutory power to levy tolls on national roads, to make toll bye-laws, and to enter into toll agreements with private investors in respect of national roads is vested in the National Roads Authority (NRA) under Part V of the Roads Act 1993 (as amended by the Planning and Development Act 2000).
The NRA has been asked to forward the information sought to the Deputy.