The ERF:

- defends the interests of the European road infrastructure community towards the EU Institutions and other stakeholders


- represents a cross-section of industry partners, road and users associations active in the construction, equipment, maintenance and operation of   Europe's road network


- initiates and supports studies and publications aimed at increasing awareness on the importance of roads for all citizens contributes to European research initiatives with a view to enhancing the overall efficiency and safety of the road transport system


- gives the road infrastructure community a consistent and united voice in all road transport areas by promoting and coordinating Programmes & Working Groups on the following issues