We are the government company charged with operating, maintaining and improving England`s motorways and major A roads. Formerly the Highways Agency, we became a government company in April 2015. Our responsibilities Our road network totals around 4,300 miles. While this represents only 2 per cent of all roads in England by length, these roads carry a third of all traffic by mileage and two thirds of all heavy goods traffic. We will deliver ¬£15 billion of investment on our road network as described in the government`s Road Investment strategy. This includes ¬£11 billion of capital funding committed between 2015 and 2020 - as set out in our Strategic Business Plan.