Page 6: Conclusion
Changes to funding provisions were always likely to be a challenge for British Waterways. However, it has led to a process of commercialisation which has not only generated more revenue but has also led to increased investment, greater usage and media profile. British Waterways is a market-oriented organisation with specific aims and objectives. It can continue to develop its existing business and develop new business opportunities, earning new income for the waterways and benefiting many different groups of users.