August 2005

Midland Expressway Limited (MEL) today reported the average traffic figures on the M6toll for August.


• Average daily traffic was 46,824 a decrease of 15.4% vs pcp
• Average workday traffic was 48,872 a decrease of 14.0% vs pcp
• Average weekend and public holiday traffic was 41,816 a decrease of 19.9% vs pcp

There has been an enhanced take up of Tag accounts by regular users throughout June, July and August following the Tag incentive scheme offer which gives a 5% discount off of the tolls. Accounts now stand at well over 13,000. 

Category August 2004 August 2005
Workdays 56,855 48,872
Public Hols
52,225 41,816
All Days 55,362 46,824

NB: PCP = previous corresponding period.