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About us:

The Bridge Authority

Last updated on 6 Jun 2010

The Forth Road Bridge is operated and maintained by the Forth Estuary Transport Authority (FETA). The authority's purpose is to maintain the Forth Road Bridge in a safe, efficient and cost-effective manner, whilst minimising disruption to traffic.

Approximately 70 staff are employed in bridge maintenance, traffic operations and administration.

Explore the links above to find out more about what we do, how we are governed, and what careers are available at Forth Road Bridge.

The Bridge:

Facts & Figures

Opened 1964, 2.5 km long, Main span 1006 metres
  • No restrictions on bridge (21:21 BST 24/05/15)