TfGM (Manchester, United Kingdom)

Transport for Greater Manchester1 (TfGM) is the organisation responsible for implementing local transport policy, set by the Greater Manchester Combined Authority. The Greater Manchester area has some 2.5 million inhabitants. TfGM is the delivery arm for the elected body, responsible for investment in improving transport services.

TfGM is responsible for providing the facilities and infrastructure to support efficient transport systems and to enable people to make sensible choices regarding their transport options. It manages 22 bus stations around Greater Manchester, 12,500 bus stops and over 4,000 bus shelters, 76 tram stops and 77 km of tram tracks.

1. At the start of the project, TfGM was known as the ‘Greater Manchester Passenger Transport Executive’ (abbreviated to GMPTE)