132652 - Roads: Belfast (Answered)

David Simpson
To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, whether the Government plans to release the funding for the Yorkgate Interchange project.

Mr Shailesh Vara

In the Secretary of State’s Ministerial Statement of 8 March 2018, she set out resource and capital allocations for Northern Ireland Departments in 2018/19. These allocations included £410m in financial support arising from the financial Annex to the Confidence and Supply Agreement including a £200m boost in capital expenditure to fund key infrastructure projects, such as the York Street Interchange.