About Us

Our role

The Commission's purpose, objectives and mission statement.

The Commission provides government with impartial, expert advice on major long term infrastructure challenges.

The Commission’s objectives are to:

  • support sustainable economic growth across all regions of the UK
  • improve competitiveness; and
  • improve quality of life.

In fulfilling our purpose and objectives, we:

  • Set a long term agenda – identifying the UK’s major economic infrastructure needs, and the pathways to address them,
  • Develop fresh approaches and ideas – basing our independent policy recommendations on rigorous analysis, and
  • Focus on driving change – building consensus on our policy recommendations, and monitoring government progress on their delivery.

The Commission is an Executive Agency of HM Treasury. The Commission and government have agreed a Charter and Framework Document setting out their respective responsibilities.

You can read more about who we are and how we operate on the pages below.

NIA2 expert advisory panels

Membership of the three expert panels helping inform and challenge the Commission's second National Infrastructure Assessment.

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Corporate Reports

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What we do

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The Secretariat

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Young Professionals Panel

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Design Group

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The Commission

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Explore data used in the Commission's research, and gain insights from across UK infrastructure

Join our team of professionals supporting the Commission to provide evidence based and forward thinking advice on infrastructure strategy.